Archive for: May 15, 2008

May 15, 2008

America Is No Better Than Mexico, Right?

Filed under: Foreign Countries & Policy,Immigration - 15 May 2008

In my jottings about Mexico, I often use terms like third-world sewer, cesspool, disaster, or other unflattering hyperbole to describe our southern neighbor. Mexican apologists protest my language by claiming that Mexican culture is equal to American culture. Some allegedly …

Capitalism VS Socialism

Filed under: Liberalism, Marxism & Communism - 15 May 2008

A small island of “Capitalism” HongCong” saved China from going bankrupt But mainland China is still Socialist. Some say China is now a capitalist nation. Not true it uses Hongcongs capitalism to sale is cheap goods.

Nonsense ‘Survey’ Says Americans ‘Struggling in Life’

Filed under: Economics,In The News,What The F@#K?!? - 15 May 2008

How about I ask you if you “feel” like you make enough money each year? Let’s say you make $48,000 a year, OK? (That’s the median household income in the US) You’ll likely tell me, then that you “feel” you …

Obama’s Excremental Economics

Keynesian economic doctrine, not under that name, but in substance, is back in the news in a truly menacing way. Senator Obama proposes to repeat the policies of Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal that turned an ordinary two-year recession into an …