Archive for March, 2010
Ind. Man Goes on ‘Meat Attack’ at Supermarket
An Indiana man is undergoing a mental evaluation after he went on a bizarre rampage inside a grocery store.
Healthcare and Economic Realities
by Ron Paul
With passage of last week’s bill, the American people are now the unhappy recipients of Washington’s disastrous prescription for healthcare “reform.” Congressional leaders relied on highly dubious budget predictions, faulty market assumptions, and outright fantasy to convince a slim majority that this major expansion of government somehow will reduce federal spending.
Paul Krugman Versus Reality
By Peter Schiff
In his latest weekly New York Times column, Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman put forward arguments that were so nonsensical that the award committee should ask for its medal back.
Recent rhetoric from Washington has put the economic relationship between the U.S. and China squarely on the front burner, and Krugman is demanding that we crank up the flame.
The Meaning Of Freedom According To Marx
By Ed Kaitz
Nancy Pelosi wants to give birth to a new kind of freedom in America — the freedom from being “job-locked.” In an interview with Rachel Maddow Thursday evening, Pelosi asked Americans to “think” about a bright, new, liberating kind of utopia:
“Think of an economy where people could be an artist or a photographer, a writer without worrying about keeping their day job in order to have health insurance….”
Lawmakers Push Forward On National ID Card
Lawmakers are proposing a high-tech biometric national identification card that would be required for all employees in the United States.
CBO Report: Obama’s Debt Will Rise To 90% Of GDP
Obama’s 2011 budget will generate $10 trillion in deficits over 10 years, $1.2 trillion more than projected, raising the federal debt to 90 prct of the nation’s GDP by 2020
Social Security To Enter Red Territory In 2010
This year, the system will pay out more in benefits than it receives in payroll taxes, an important threshold it was not expected to cross until at least 2016, according to the Congressional Budget Office.
Marxist Nutjob Ed Shultz Calls For ‘Level Playing Field’ In Talk Radio Due To Falling Ratings
Former right-wing, recently turned radical Marxist radio host Ed Schultz has a lot to say. Unfortunately nobody is listening. But nonetheless, he wants the government to make you listen.
Are These 10 Big Tax Hikes Coming To America Next?
Here are the 10 new taxes recently implemented in the UK. Be ready to see these hit stateside sooner than later.
RU Police Declare War on BitTorrent Sites, Operators, and Users
Head of Moscow’s Police Economic Crime Dept proposed that file-sharers should be treated in the same way as criminal counterfeiters
Sales Halted As Glaxo’s Rotavirus Vaccine Contaminated With Pig DNA
U.S. authorities and the company said doctors should stop using the vaccine against a diarrhoea-causing virus called rotavirus because the vaccine is contaminated with pig virus DNA.