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Hollywood Scandal?

Here’s some quick advice: If you’re going to commit a crime, do it in Hollywood. Firstly, the weather will be nice (nobody likes committing crime in the rain), and secondly because the Hollywood PD is apparently staffed by some of the stupidest people in the universe. This is the conclusion we can draw based around their…

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Could Banks Control Guns?

This one we got from our friend and frequent contributor, Peter H. Salus. He directs us to an op-ed piece over at the New York Times that is really rather remarkable. In How Banks Could Control Gun Sales if Washington Won’t, Andrew Ross Sorkin argues that if Washington is incapable of passing meaningful gun control…

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Trumpster At HHS A Tinfoil Hatter

Here’s a goodie. It seems that Donald Trump appointed a certain Jon Cordova to be the principal deputy assistant secretary for administration at the Department of Health and Human Services. It was a pretty darn important spot that Mr. Cordova filled…making all sorts of decisions about who gets hired to do what. You may have…

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Time And Trump

Once again our editor, Michael Jay Tucker, offers you a video experiment. Today, submitted for your approval, a message to the Lords and Ladies of the Dark Money Network who put Donald Trump into power. You thought that he would do your bidding and protect your interests. You, who thought that he would destroy the…

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Dan Rather Speaks About Parkland

Readers will recall that Dan Rather, one of the last of the old time newsmen, is now over at The Young Turks. It’s kind of a surprise, but amazingly enough it seems to work pretty well. And one of this week’s episodes of Dan Rather’s show is particularly compelling. In it, Rather first discusses the…

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Reality Bites.

According to conventional wisdom, it’s a wise man who admits he knows nothing. Whilst this may indeed be a mark of wisdom and self-awareness, it’s also the mark of a man who is completely out of his depth and floundering around for any sort of an answer. So it is with Donald Trump, who reportedly…

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Hugo Chavez: Trump Before Trump

By Michael Jay Tucker Executive Summery: Conservatives and libertarians point to Venezuela’s collapsing economy as proof that “government doesn’t work” and that socialism inevitably leads to dictatorship. In fact, the evidence suggests that the country’s troubles stem from the dark triad of incompetence, arrogance, and populist government that in some ways prefigured Trump. There is…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

This week, the horrible events at Parkland led the news, of course. Among the many articles on the subject were: It seems that just after the shooting, Russian bots jumped into the fray, posting pro-gun messages across the web. See for example this piece by Erin Griffin in Wired. This is really disturbing. It is…

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