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L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: BEHIND EVERY BLADE OF GRASS

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE:  BEHIND EVERY BLADE OF GRASS

By L. Neil Smith This has been an interesting week — interesting in the sense of the Chinese curse “May you live in interesting times.” My current desktop wallpaper consists of a photo I found online, sent out by some civil rights organization, announcing that Connecticut gun owners were ignoring the new, Draconian laws intended […]

A New Poll Reveals Just How Toxic Common Core Is For Republicans

A New Poll Reveals Just How Toxic Common Core Is For Republicans

By Blake Neff . An NBC/Marist poll released Sunday of early presidential primary states suggests that while Common Core remains a divisive issue within the Republican Party, price it may not be the destroyer of presidential ambitions it has been forecast as. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ The poll surveyed residents of Iowa, New Hampshire and […]

Prop. 47’s drug-law reforms inject controversy

Prop. 47’s drug-law reforms inject controversy

by John Hrabe   California’s decision to reduce sentences for some drug and property crimes has been heralded as a much needed reform of the criminal justice system. While it’s too soon to know what effect the measure is having on crime, critics charge it could jeopardize progress in the state’s drug courts and a widespread drop in […]

SOLAR SCAMS: Absurd Deal For Elderly Couple Moves Arizona Senate To Action

SOLAR SCAMS: Absurd Deal For Elderly Couple Moves Arizona Senate To Action

By Peter Fricke . Amid claims that solar companies have misled homeowners, dosage the Arizona Senate is considering legislation that would require them to disclose the true costs of rooftop solar panels. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ Republican Sen. Debbie Lesko claimed in an op-ed for the Arizona Capitol Times on Friday that she decided […]

Auditor: State govt. still can’t compute with multi-million dollar BreEZe system

Auditor: State govt. still can’t compute with multi-million dollar BreEZe system

by John Seiler As the locus of the global high-tech boom, treat you would think some of that digital dexterity might rub off on the California state government. Nope. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com A new report from state Auditor Elaine Howle is on the California Department of Consumer Affairs’ BreEZe System. It found: Consumer Affairs […]

Transform Your Nameless Week

Transform Your Nameless Week

By Brynne Betz He sat outside the grocery store on the cement curb, his head perched on a body that wanted to puddle to the ground. He was tired and had all but given up. I smiled at him when we went in. No pity, just real. My daughter waved and gave him a piece […]

Developments in the Global Oil Market Strategic Significance

Developments in the Global Oil Market Strategic Significance

by: Shmuel Even Since mid-2014, buy global oil prices have fallen dramatically. The price of an American WTI barrel of oil was $44 in late January 2015, ed compared with $105 in late June 2014. At the previous low point in mid-February 2009, the price of a barrel was $34, compared with a high of […]

The People’s Cube Remembers Brian Williams

The People’s Cube Remembers Brian Williams

From the satirical site The People’s Cube: Brian Williams remembers…as we all try to forget…                                                                                 […]

Schools signing up families for Covered CA

Schools signing up families for Covered CA

by John Seiler Critics of anti-poverty programs long have warned about what’s called the Welfare State or “Cradle-to-Grave” government programs. The late Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan, prostate a liberal Democrat from New York, order worked for decades to try to avoid that. He helped craft the 1996 Welfare Reform Act with Democratic President Clinton and Republicans in […]

Pinocchio’s Party

Pinocchio’s Party

By Phil Erwin It’s almost surreal: Brian Williams, erectile forever-fixture of the NBC News organization, capsule cast out into the cold. For lying. A $10-million-a-year contract cast aside, sildenafil a storied (pardon the pun) career in tatters. For telling a little lie about taking hostile fire aboard a helicopter in Iraq. Actually, Williams’ troubles stem […]