Monthly Archives: December 2011

on Transparency

“He has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the depository of  their public records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures.” Declaration of Independence, signed July 4th, 1776 When we … Continue reading

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on Crap-italism

“These days, thanks to big government, capitalism often means crony capitalism, where politically connected businesses get subsidies and bailouts. ‘Crap-italism’ I call it. But crap-italism is only possible when big government makes laws that give some businesses advantages. That is … Continue reading

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on OPM

“Everyone ought to realize that the sole source of national wealth is thrift and industry, and that the sole supply of the public treasury is the toil of the people.” Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933), America’s 30th President These past few weeks … Continue reading

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on Regulation

“The king has erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent Swarms of Officers to harass our People and eat out their substance”. U.S. Declaration of Independence, July 4th, 1776 Many of us are familiar with the burdens imposed on … Continue reading

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