Econ/Tax/Spend/Big Govt

Video: Doorbell

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended from PowerLineBlog: This video titled “Doorbell,” submitted by Don Brookins, wasn’t a prize winner in the Power Line Prize competition, but it meets the purpose of the competition very well: in simple…

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Morality is all one piece

By John Biver

The attempt to find a good working relationship between morality (in one arena) and amorality (in another) – is foolishness. Ross Perot famously said he couldn’t trust Bill Clinton because Hillary couldn’t. Those who…

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White House Thinks Unemployment Creates Jobs

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended by Mike Shedlock: “Real Clear Politics notes Unemployment Benefits Could Create Up To 1 Million Jobs” “I understand why extending unemployment insurance provides relief to people who need it, but how does…

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Two good posts from Victor Davis Hanson

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended… A Tottering Technocracy ~ Here and in Europe, the financial meltdown exposes the hollowness of our elites. We are witnessing a widespread crisis of faith in our progressive guardians of the last…

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Mad Debt: A threat to liberty

By John Biver

From Mark Steyn: On Thursday, in honor of Barack Obama’s 50th birthday, the Dow dropped ten points for every year he has walked among us. It was the ninth largest drop in history. We…

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Forced charity through taxation?

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended by Greg Scandlen: The commandment to love our neighbors as ourselves is a powerful mandate that all Christians must honor. It is, in my opinion, blasphemy to use it as a cudgel…

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What The Debt Deal Means

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended by U.S. Senator Jim DeMint: The debt deal has been made and now Congress has adjourned for the August recess. I wish I could tell you that our principles prevailed, but they…

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