Economy

Filled with confidence in Trump economy, consumers opened Q3 with robust spending

By Dan Calabrese The media are trying pretty hard to convince you the Trump economy isn’t as good as the evidence says it is. They want you to ignore GDP growth and focus on “wage

Today in Racism!

Viral liberal video: Tipping is racist, and guess the white supremacist responsible for our racist tipping laws!

By Dan Calabrese With everything else the left is incensed about these days, you could be forgiven for missing this one, but for the past few years it’s been a very trendy liberal cause to

Democrats vs. the Free Market

Elizabeth Warren pretty proud of her bill that would put large corporations under federal control

By Dan Calabrese Kudos to the Wall Street Journal for publishing this, not because it’s a good idea, but because the American public in general and the business community in particular should understand the thinking

Turkey

Turkey: Oh yeah? Well, we’ll boycott U.S. electronics then!

By Dan Calabrese Let’s see. On the one hand, we have the Turkish lira cratering and the Turkish economy in collapse while its financial institutions struggle to maintain stability. On the other hand we have

Gold Diggers

Oh dear: Now Omarosa wants to tell us about Trump’s ‘Coke habit’

By Dan Calabrese And I didn’t think I had a lot in common with Donald Trump. Apparently he drinks the caffeinated version, which just goes to show no cokehead is perfect. The photo you see

Gold Diggers

Trump campaign takes legal action against Omarosa for NDA violation

By Dan Calabrese If you’re starting to get the idea that Omarosa Manigault-Newman is a reckless person – not only with her words but also with the broader decisions she makes in her life –

Today in Racism!

About 20 people attended the white supremacist rally that got nonstop media coverage last weekend

By Dan Calabrese Sometimes the media just make things up, and when they do we properly call it fake news. But just as often, the media create news, and this is a slightly different but

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

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