Author Archive

Michele Bachmann Drops Out: Obama is a Socialist

Posted by | Filed under Economy | Jan 5, 2012 | Tags: , , |

Michele Bachmann ended her campaign for the presidency of the United States after falling short of her Iowa caucus election goals which were presumably not “last place.” A shell-shocked Bachmann attempted to read the word “poignant” however seemingly unintentionally uttered the alternate, far less common pronunciation of the word: “poyguhnant” as she honorably conceded the ...Read more.

Herman Cain’s “999 Plan” Cannot Work

Posted by | Filed under Tax Policy | Oct 10, 2011 | Tags: , , , , |

Presidential hopeful Herman Cain, along with several economic scholars[1] have developed a very serious, radical plan to change the tax structure in the United States if he is elected. But can it work? Herman Cain and expert economists worked tirelessly to determine the perfect mix of business, individual, and national tax rates to ensure economic ...Read more.

Ron Paul Unable to Answer Simple Question

Posted by | Filed under Healthcare | Sep 22, 2011 | Tags: , , |

In the CNN Tea Party Republican Debate in Tampa, Fla on 9/12/11, Ron Paul was asked a hypothetical question about a healthy 30 year old man who decides he does not want health insurance, but something terrible happens and he goes into a coma. Should society just let him die? Paul could not give a ...Read more.

Osama bin Laden: Genius Criminal Mastermind behind 9/11 Attacks

Posted by | Filed under Military | Sep 11, 2011 | Tags: , , |

Stephen Hawking, move over. The most talked about public intellectual for the past 10 years has been none other than the mastermind behind the attacks on 9/11, Osama bin Laden. His intellectual prowess dwarfs that of mere run of the mill terrorists. Only an uncommonly beautiful mind could conceive of a plan so perfect that, ...Read more.

Obama’s American Jobs Act: Ironically Conservative

Posted by | Filed under Tax Policy | Sep 9, 2011 | Tags: , , |

President Obama recently addressed a joint session of congress to pitch the American Jobs Act. As he stated, the goal of the bill is to create jobs. This sounds noble; however it ignores the simple fact that it is not the government’s job to create jobs. The President has it in his mind that conservatives ...Read more.

Labor Day Charade

Posted by | Filed under Economy | Sep 5, 2011 | Tags: , , |

Every first Monday of September we celebrate an extra day off with barbeque and parades. We hail the beginning of autumn. We gear up for Football season. We celebrate the oppressed proletarian classes’ struggle for ownership of the means of production from the bourgeoisie capitalists. Oh. You forgot why we celebrate Labor Day? Okay, perhaps ...Read more.

Does The World Need Another Political Blog?

Posted by | Filed under Uncategorized | Sep 1, 2011 | Tags: |

The internet has transformed the way in which Americans access information. According to a Pew Research Center report[1], “more people continue to cite the internet than newspapers as their main source of news.” This trend brings with it several positives: a diverse spectrum of sources, varied points of view, and in depth coverage of issues ...Read more.