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Political Stupidity

I have found a wonderful blog – The Archdruid Report by John Michael Greer.  There is so much there to read and digest, but let me give a couple of wonderful snippets from some of his posts. 345 more words


VIDEO Overview of America

Apr 18, 2012

This overview shows a straightforward explanation of government systems, basic economics, and timeless moral principles. Because of following them, America became the most unique and prosperous country in history. 9 more words

Donald Trump plans to default on our debt and/or embrace hyper-inflation

In the past, I’ve given reasons to social conservatives to explain why no social conservative could vote for Donald Trump, even to stop Hillary. Trump is “very pro-choice”, favors partial birth abortion, is liberal on gay rights, is an unrepentant adulterer and a serial divorcer. 603 more words


How to save money efficiently

My wife suggested I started this blog on how to save money efficiently. Not sure who is writing this, myself or her! Well that is easy I said, ‘you just don’t spend it!’ Apparently that is not what she meant and now she isn’t happy with me for being sarcastic. 202 more words

Basic Economics

Desiring God asks: is socialism in conflict with Christianity?

My friend Kevin sent me this amazing article about socialism, which appeared at Desiring God (!!!), of all places. It was authored by Phillip Holmes, who – I see from his picture -has dark skin like me, which is awesome! 1,053 more words


If Sweden and Germany became US states, they would be among the poorest states

There seems to be a lot of talk among Democrats and native young people to the effect that European countries have less “income inequality” thanks to bigger government, higher taxes, and more social spending. 730 more words


New study: Bernie Sanders' budget would raise taxes $13.6 trillion over a decade

It’s very strange to me that young people seem to like Bernie Sanders’ rhetoric so much. Have they really considered what his budget would require? 1,469 more words