What Exactly is Socialism?

I love talking about economics, but I am acutely aware the conversation is fraught for many, and for good reason. I have always found the historical aspects of economics fascinating. Continue Reading →

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Are You Really a Socialist?

Numerous publications have recently proclaimed “Socialism is no longer a dirty word in the US.” Many of these same publications and some pundits have also at one time or another Continue Reading →

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The Media, Democrats and Don Quixote

For the past two years the mainstream media and leadership of the Democratic Party told us President Donald Trump colluded with the Russian government to “steal” the 2016 election. In Continue Reading →

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Mueller Report (PDF)

This is the full Mueller Report (redacted) Mueller Report (PDF)https://ia601406.us.archive.org/21/items/MuellerReport_20190418/Mueller%20Report.pdf

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Social Media, Press at it Again in ‘Pearlgate’

What do a string of pearls and a red hat have in common? Some would say they are simply fashion accessories, others would say they represent a cause the individual Continue Reading →

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Goal for 2020 is Abundantly Confusing

Someone recently asked me if I knew the difference between socialism and democratic-socialism. I quickly replied one has more letters. They did not appreciate what they believed was sarcasm. Although Continue Reading →

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Tax-and-Spend Principles do Harm

There are times I wish our Founding Fathers had the foresight to insert the phrase “First do no harm” somewhere near the beginning of our Constitution. It is a phrase Continue Reading →

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D.C. is the Definition of Insanity

How many times have you heard someone say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results? Of course, that is not the Continue Reading →

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Reality TV Takes Over D.C.

The greatest reality TV on the air right now is “The Real Nincompoops of D.C.,” also known as our federal government. Sometimes we find ourselves in a place where there Continue Reading →

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No Right to be Offended

Up until this point I have tried to obey a series of self-imposed rules when writing this column. One was that I would not criticize or (overly) praise a fellow Continue Reading →

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