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August 2011

Fox News ignores and pulls post debate poll that Ron Paul WINS

The Fox News commentator tells everyone who just got done watching the Republican Presidential debate in Iowa to go on FoxNews.com and vote. So then Hannity comes on and brings his hired propagandist Frank Luntz and then interviews several candidates except Ron Paul. I don’t even remember Hannity showing a video clip of Ron Paul during the entire show.

Conquering the Storm

One doesn’t need a Harvard Law degree to figure this out! Just look across the pond at Europe. European nations with less debt and smaller deficits than ours and with real “austerity” plans in place to deal with them have had their ratings downgraded. By what magical thinking did we figure we could run up perpetual trillion dollar deficits and still somehow avoid the unforgiving mathematics of a downgrade? Nothing is ever “too big to fail.” And there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Didn’t we all learn that in our micro and macro econ classes? I did at the University of Idaho. How could Obama skip through Columbia and Harvard without learning that?

The Debt Crisis – Maybe We Should Follow Iceland

But watching the Greek crisis grind toward its umpteenth “crunch point”, you can’t help wondering why we hear so much about the country that’s been desperately trying to win the markets’ confidence for nearly two years, but so little about the country that, at the height of the crisis, basically told international investors to shut up and wait their turn.

Is A Super Congress Even Constitutional?

I think the whole idea of a Super Congress is a way to eliminate the Tea Party, I’ll bet you anything Ron Paul or Michele Bachmann aren’t invited. I Had a little extra time on my hands so I made this little poster, if you click on it you can see a bigger version.