Economy

For the first time in a decade, banks are actually paying their depositors

By Dan Calabrese Excessively high interest rates are not good. You probably already figured that. But interest rates that stay near zero for the better part of a decade are not good either, although you’d

Socialism Kills

New Gallup poll: By 57-47, more Democrats now have positive view of socialism than capitalism

By Dan Calabrese I think we’re mainly talking about a change in labeling. At any point 10 years ago, or 20 years ago, or 30, or 40, you could have asked Democrats if they preferred

FBI Corruption

AP: FBI fires Peter Strzok …Finally

By Robert Laurie Well, it looks like ethically, morally, and probably legally challenged FBI agent Peter Strzok will soon be hitting the unemployment line. …Or possibly jail.  …Or, most likely, a publisher’s office to pitch

Socialism Kills

Since Ben Shapiro’s offer was ‘catcalling,’ Candace Owens ups the ante and challenges Ocasio-Cortez to debate

By Robert Laurie Watching Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez navigate the world of politics is like watching a slow-motion train wreck. It’s loud, it’s disastrous, it’s ongoing, and there’s nothing you can do to stop it. So, you

Horizon Air Plane Theft

Thief of Horizon Air craft had astonishing flying skills, and the airline has no idea where he got them

By Dan Calabrese To a point, that is. He still crashed. He still died. But apparently the mere fact that he managed to start the engine has Horizon Air executives scratching their heads. That is

Gold Diggers

Omarosa’s claim that Trump used the ‘n-word’ is coming apart pretty quickly

By Dan Calabrese Omarosa Manigault-Newman seems like quite the gold-digger, and one thing gold-diggers do is make spectacular claims sure to get them attention. There is no story the news media would like to tell

America's Socialist Dream Girl

Whoa: Even the Washington Post’s liberal ‘fact checker’ rips Ocasio-Cortez’s claims to shreds

By Dan Calabrese Understand this upfront: Glenn Kessler is not authoritative and he does not really deal in “facts.” He is a liberal opinion writer who disguises himself as a “fact-checker.” If you want to

Humanity

Foster the People’s Mark Foster gives voice to how everyone should look at politics

By Dan Calabrese Bonus for you: I’ll even let you stay and listen to the song, which is also really good. But first you want to hear Mark Foster’s message, and before you hear it,

Elections

Plan to divide California into three states dead as billionaire backer abandons effort

By Robert Laurie The idea of splitting California into a group of three smaller states generated visceral reactions on both sides, but it was always a long shot. In fact, “long shot” probably isn’t the

Trump Smacks Tyrants

Turkey in economic freefall as Trump doubles tariffs to force release of Pastor Andrew Brunson

By Dan Calabrese Economic sanctions don’t always make that much difference, especially on a regime that’s bent on perpetrating evil regardless of the consequences. If the regime is solidly entrenched and immune from the impact