State Department Hoists Cuban Flag

29 Jul 2015

Upon the reopening of the Cuban embassy in Washington, the Cuban flag will be hung in the lobby of the State Department building.

Maybe I missed something… did Cuba do anything to merit this attention they are receiving?


GOP Winning States With Something Everyone Understands… Taxes

29 Jul 2015

When Obama took office in 2008, the GOP had 22 governorships and controlled 14 state legislatures. Currently the GOP has 31 governorships and 30 state legislatures.

This wave is all about heavy Democratic taxation and the rollback of those taxes by the GOP.

Study: Why The Federal Government Fails

29 Jul 2015

The study highlights five main problems…

  • Top Down Coercion
  • Lack of Knowledge
  • Political Incentives
  • Bureaucratic Incentives
  • Huge Size and Scope

Sometimes you just need a study to point out the obvious.

Kill Contest in Los Angeles

28 Jul 2015

Two gangs are competing to kill 100 people in 100 days. The country continues on its descent… the question is how far down will we go.

UPS Signals Warning For Stocks

28 Jul 2015

UPS claims the the market is slowing, which runs counter to claims made by the Federal Reserve. The theory is that the “Dow Transports” are accurate predictors of the economy since they are the link between the makers and the consumers.

Man Accused Of Planned WMD Use

28 Jul 2015

Man charged with planned to detonate backpack bomb on Key West beach.

Prosecutors say he was motivated by the Islamic State.

Brain-eating Amoeba in Louisiana Waters

28 Jul 2015

Two people are dead from a brain-eating amoeba in St. Bernard Parish. Naegleria fowleri was found in the parish water supply for the second time in two years. You do not get infected from drinking it normally. Apparently it goes through the nasal passages then into the area of the brain.