Category Archives: American politics

Why isn’t this reported as the scandal it is?

Watching this unfold, with the united actions of the FBI, CIA, the media, the Democratic Party and even some Republicans, and then realising that none of this happened under Obama, the conclusion is that Obama and his cohorts represented, in … Continue reading

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Non-stable non-geniuses

What’s even better is that he can deal with the North Koreans at the same time as he’s fixing the economy.

Posted in American politics, Media | 31 Comments

Another round to Trump

Democrats fold on the shutdown. So much for the display of Trump Derangement to celebrate his first year. Does anyone remember that there was a march of some kind the other day?

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Look who’s back

Migration in the news both in the US and here. The ones who are maybe back in the US are the members of Congress who are up against a wall of resistance from PDT who has the majority of the … Continue reading

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Cost and performance in public schools

From Dan Mitchell, the picture is worth a thousand words. Same here no doubt. A bit more to read. So perhaps the problem is the way the money is getting spent, not the amount. That’s why the moral of the … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Rafe | 21 Comments

Dan Mitchell’s report card for Trump year 1

A nuanced score with A for deregulation. That is great, I love deregulation and the sweet aroma of CO2. Lets have cheap power and more plant food! Fiscal policy B Trade D Regulation A Monetary policy C Rule of law … Continue reading

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Shutdown showdown

This is the deal. The Democrats won’t allow the Federal Government to pay its bills unless the Republicans allow in enough illegal migrants so that Republicans can never again win a presidential election. If it weren’t for PDT you know … Continue reading

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“The President has been getting results”

At the end of the Fake News Awards there was a list of Trump’s Top Ten achievements which you should not miss out on reading in the midst of the Fake News misdirection found everywhere. These have played out in … Continue reading

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Classical economic theory and the American recovery

UPDATE ABOVE: Birthday pressies from the family who seem to know me quite well. Modern economics explains to governments how they and their crony capitalist mates can steal from you while pretending they are doing you good. And before we … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Classical Economics, Economics and economy | 29 Comments

Maybe people should get serious about nuclear weapons in the hands of North Korea and Iran

Nuclear War will come to us when someone starts a war on the West. They will attack us. And this is a very small taste of what it would be like, as we have just seen. FALSE MISSILE ALERT SHAKES … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 22 Comments