Must Reads For The Week 8/19/17

Posted August 19, 2017 by austrianaddict
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CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Speculates That Barcelona Attack May Be “Copycat” Of Charlottesville, at zerohedge.com. He really didn’t say that did he? Running into crowds of pedestrians with vehicles (preferably trucks) has been the new modus operandi of the terrorists for quite some time now (read here).

Before “Fake News”, America Invented “Pseudo Events”, by Ryan McMaken, at mises.org. Excerpt from the article: “Rather than attempt to supply a detailed look at who was at the event, what was done, and what the participants – from both sides – have to say about it, we are instead exposed primarily to what people in Washington DC, and the political class in general, think about the events in which they were not directly involved. This focus illustrates …. a bias toward focus on the national intellectual class rather than on events that take place outside the halls of official power. Note, however, that those quoted rarely have any special knowledge about the events themselves. Their opinions are covered not because they are knowledgeable, but because their quotations fit easily into a narrative that the media wishes to perpetuate.

Why Isn’t Communism As Hated As Nazism? by Dennis Prager, at Prager University.

Privatize The Public Monuments, by Ryan McMaken, at mises.org. “Public” ownership via tax payer dollars means there will always be bickering because agreement on what should be erected is impossible. Private ownership means one person has the right to decide.

America’s Right To Self-Government Is Under Attack, at theburningplatform.com. The intellectual elite has always thought they can run our lives better than we can. The election of the outsider Trump has put them in a position they won’t accept. They have no real positions of power in the federal government but what they are really afraid of is they are about to lose political power. Political power is all about verbal sleight of hand. It is an illusion, a narrative if you will, created by propaganda and lies. Most people are figuring out that the media narrative is fake. Without the illusion, it is easy to see though the political game. I would say Trump is Toto pulling back the curtain on the Wizard of Oz, but Trump isn’t that subtle. He is more like a pit bull creating such a ruckus ripping the curtain down, we have no choice but to look.

Why Do The Super Rich Promote Socialism, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Socialism (government intervention into the economy) does not redistribute wealth more evenly. Socialism allows wealth to be controlled by individuals at the top. There is no middle class. Only the haves and the have-nots.

“The Maduro Diet” – Venezuelans Suffer Drastic Weight Loss As Hunger Crisis Strikes, at zerohedge.com. This is where socialism (government planning of an economy) leads to. Why isn’t this a bigger story…….? Because it doesn’t fit the narrative of the media when it comes to socialist central planning.

We Have A  Single-Payer System, And It’s Killing Veterans Like Me, by Jonathan LaForce, at thefederalist.com. When Obamacare collapses and politicians talk about implementing a single payer healthcare system. Tell them the VA is a single payer system, that has failed. Why would we want to try the same failure on a much bigger scale?

Wasserman Schultz IT Staffer Indicted By Grand Jury On 4 counts, at zerohedge.com. Hmmmm!

FBI Reopens’ FOIA Case On Lynch-Clinton Tarmac Meeting After Getting Caught In Lie, at zerohedge.com. Hmmmm!

‘Inconvenient’ Fact: Morgan Stanley Says Electric Cars Create more CO2 than They Save, at zerohedge.com. Excerpt from the article: “The carbon emissions generated by the electricity required for electric vehicles are greater than those saved by cutting out direct vehicle emissions.”

Trans Juggernaut Wants Your Kids. Public Schools are Just The Beginning, at thefederalist.com. Excerpt from the article: “….”Nature…tends to strike back, with the likely victims in this case being vulnerable and impressionable youngsters who, as confused adults, will pay the price for their elders’ fashionable fantasies.” This is likely why the transgender movement is targeting the young: They are vulnerable and impressionable, prepuberty pose better as either sex and therefore look less terrifying than adult transgenders, and once locked into the trans body morph will never truly be able to escape. devastated people are prime candidates for exploitation by their pretend advocates. Also, locking in trans-policies now is a way to preclude debate before more extensive data and personal experience can fuel the inevitable backlash. Of course this is bad for kids, but it’s not about kids. they’re just pawns, as usual. It’s about politics.

Why Did The Democratic South Become Republican? By Prof. Carol Swain, at Prager University.http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08-17/wasserman-schultz-it-staffer-indicted-4-counts

 

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Observations From The Margin

Posted August 17, 2017 by austrianaddict
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DO I DARE WADE INTO CHARLOTTESVILLE?

-What percent of the population is Neo Nazis, white supremacists, the KKK, anti fascists and communists? Not even 1%. These groups have no real power. They are repulsive to the other 99% or the population. The only way they can gain a platform is through the R and D political lens. A lens, through which, we have allowed both parties, and the media, to force us to see everything. Everything is spun politically. The parties and the media show the crazy fringe elements and try to attach these groups to the opposition party. When the parties place these fringe groups on the side of the other party they are playing a dangerous game because they are allowing these fringe groups to gain a measure of political relevance, negative relevance, but relevance non the less.

-If a tree falls in a forest and no one is their to hear it, does it make a sound? If no one would have shown up to protest against the protesters; or if the media wouldn’t have covered the protest, it would have been like no protest ever took place. No one would have known about it and no political relevance would have been gained by these groups.

-If you are an innocent protester, and the Neo Nazis you are marching against have helmets, sticks and shields, what would that tell you? Maybe you should get the heck out of there!

-If the Neo Nazis on the one side and the Antifa on the other side both have helmets, sticks and shields, what would that tell you? Maybe both sides were both looking for a fight. This is not how differences are addressed in America. This kind of stuff happens in third world countries.

-Neo Nazis, white supremacists, the KKK, anti fascists, communists, and socialists are all branches on the same ideological tree. They all want to use government force to implement their ideas. These groups are not for individual liberty and/or limited constitutional government.

-Why were the police not there to keep these two groups away from each other? All you had to do was look at each group to figure out they were going to fight.

-Do you think the media loved this or not? It fit their narrative that the D’s are good and R’s are racist. If you don’t think the media is biased I have a question. What was the narrative when Steve Scalise was shot by a Bernie Sanders supporter who specifically targeted Republicans practicing for a baseball game? Did the media paint the D’s as being the same as the shooter? Did the media call for Bernie Sanders to renounce the shooter? What would the narrative have been if a Trump supporter had targeted the Democrats practicing for a baseball game?

-No matter what Trump would have said, the D’s and the media would have called him a racist. If former President Obama had written Trumps comments, the D’s and the media would have still called him a racist. It is all politics.

-The reason everything is political is because politics is how petty tyrants get access to the government power needed to implement their vision. Identity politics is one of the main tools used in the political game. This only allows for government solutions to any perceived or real problem. The only way to get rid of battling factions is to make politics less important. And the only way to make politics less important is to shrink the size, scope and power of government. We have a lot of work to do because this will take time. 

 

“DO YOU KNOW THE HISTORY OF THE DEMOCRAT PARTY?

WHO WERE THE RACISTS?

 

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Must Reads For The Week 8/5/17

Posted August 4, 2017 by austrianaddict
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Conflicting Visions, by Walter E. Williams, at jewishworldreview.com. Most people agree that certain problems exist. What people disagree about is where the solution will come from. Will the solution come from top down decisions by bureaucrats in government or will the solution come from individuals making decisions in a free market?

Schumer: ‘Our Founding Fathers Intended Congress To ‘Improve Our Healthcare System‘, at mrctv.org. I would normally say Chuck Schumer is a moron. But what really is going on is Chuck Schumer thinks a lot of us are morons. He thinks we will believe the load of crap he is trying to peddle.

In Obamacare Debate, Some Victims Matter More Than Others, by Mary Katharine Ham, at thefederalist.com. Instead of looking at the people who got (some subsidized) healthcare insurance under Obamacare, let’s look at the people who have been crushed by the exponential increase in premiums and out-of-pocket expenses because of the ‘Affordable’ Care Act aka Obamacare. These are the people who helped flip States toward Trump and away from Obamacare, in Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio and other States.

Why Single-Payer Will Only Make Health Care More Expensive, by Scott Ehrlich, at thefederalist.com. Single payer will decrease the supply of healthcare and increase the demand for healthcare. The cost will rise even though the bureaucrats will try to hid the cost by using tax payer dollars.

Rand Paul Blasts Senate Colleagues Over Healthcare: ‘They Are Just Afraid, at economicpolicyjournal.com. The Republicans are supposed to be the party of smaller Government and free markets. They obviously don’t believe that free markets produce better outcomes than government central planning or they would have repealed Obamacare.

Trump Axes Obama’s MyRA Retirement Accounts After $70 Million Of Taxpayer Funds Wasted, at zerohedge.com. MyRA was just another scheme allowing Government to get its hands on your money to fund the national debt.

Federal Indictments Alleges Chrysler And UAW Execs Stole Millions From Employee Training Programs, at zerohedge.com. The name of the UAW leader who was indicted is Alphons Iacobelli. You couldn’t make up a better name for a Union Leader than that.

In an Economy There Are Wealth Creators And Wealth Preventers. In California The Wealth Preventers Are Winning, by Mark J. Perry, at carpediemblog. Excerpt from the article: “The wealth preventers, i.e. environmental groups, trail lawyers, and Democrat politicians, hold the reins of power in California. they are all system wonks and are experts at gaming the system…..That California’s economy manages to function as well as it does in spite of the barriers placed in front of it is a tribute to the persistence, energy, and creativity of its wealth creators.

California Ranchers Revolt after State Sets Aside 2 Million Acres For A Frog, at zerohedge.com. Here is an example of the above article. Environmentalists and Democrat politicians getting together to decrease the wealth of their state via environmental regulations.

Democrats’ Biggest Donor Urges Shift To Bernie’s Platform: “Being Never-Trump Is Not Nearly Enough, at zerohedge.com. We should hope the Dems go full Bernie so everyone can see socialism for what it really is.

P&G Slashed Digital Ad Spending, This Is What Happened Next, at zerohedge.com. Maybe digital advertisement isn’t as great as it was advertised.

Canada: What Happens When A Crime Victim Takes A Gun From A Criminal And Shoots Him? The Victim Goes To Jail, at johnrlottblogspot.com. Excerpt from the article: The victim faces charges of attempted murder, intent to discharge a firearm, intent to discharge a firearm when being reckless, careless use of a firearm, improper storage of a firearm, pointing a firearm, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, unauthorized possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm knowing that possession is unauthorized, and possession for the purpose of trafficking.” Bureaucrats have no common sense.

Report: McMaster Let Susan Rice Keep Security Clearance After Unmasking, by Cortney O’Brien, at townhall.com. This is an example of the incestuous relationship the establishment, the insiders, the status quo, the swamp, the deep state, what ever you want to call them have with each other. Remember Sandy Berger? He got his security clearance back after stealing and destroying classified documents.

WSJ Asks “Who Paid For The Trump Dossier’?“, at zerohedge.com. Fusion GPS is a hired gun. So who paid for the discredited Fusion GPS Dossier?

Collusion’ Collapses: Dem Congressional Espionage Ring Takes Center Ring, by Clarice Feldman, at americanthinker.com. I agree. Let’s repeal the Special Counsel Law. Excerpt from the article: “Under the Constitution there are three ways to deal with official corruption: the ballot box, impeachment, or criminal prosecution.” The special counsel is a political tool. It is a way of keeping an issue in the headlines for years at the taxpayers expense.

6 Key Questions About RussiaGate, by Charles Hugh Smith, at oftwominds.com. Here are the six questions: “1) did Russia meddle in the 2016 U.S. election? 2) What federal laws or statutes were broken? 3) What standard of evidence/proof is required in a federal court to convict the accused? 4) If incontrovertible evidence of Russian meddling arose in 2016, why did the federal agencies under the Obama administration (Department of Justice, F.B.I. etc.) do anything? 5) Precisely what meddling occurred? 6) What evidence supports the claim that Russian meddling actually influenced the election?

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Must Read “Leftovers”

Posted August 2, 2017 by austrianaddict
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The Danger Of “Public” Education, by Murray N. Rothbard, at mises.org. From Rothbard: “The key issue in the entire discussion is simply this: shall the parent or the State be the overseer of the child? An essential feature of human life is that, for many years, the child is relatively helpless, that his powers of providing for himself mature late……Until these powers are fully developed…..He must be under tutelage……The question is, Under whose guidance, and virtual “ownership” the child should be: his parents’ or the State’s?…..The parents are interested in the child as an individual…… subjection to the hands of the State leaves no regard for his individual personality……it is inevitable that the State would impose uniformity on the teaching of charges……. uniformity is more congenial to the bureaucratic temper and easier to enforce…..Instead of spontaneity, diversity, and independent men, there would emerge a race of passive, sheep-like followers of the State. Since they would be only incompletely developed, they would be only half-alive….since the State began to control education, its evident tendency …has been for compulsion, for enforced equality at the lowest level, for the watering down of the subject and even the abandonment of all formal teaching, for the inculcation of obedience to the State and to the “group” rather than the development of self-independence, for the deprecation of intellectual subjects.”

3 Examples That Show How Common Core Is Destroying Math Education In America, at zerohedge.com. Common Core is an example of what Rothbard talks about in the previous article. Try to understand how these math problems are solved using Common Core math. Then look at the test from 1912 given to 8th graders. This dumbing down has to be on purpose, doesn’t it?

Why Diversity Programs Fail, at hbr.com. Excerpt from the article: “Firms have long relied on diversity training to reduce bias on the job, hiring tests and performance ratings to limit it in recruitment and promotions, and grievance systems to give employees a way to challenge managers. Those tools are designed to preempt lawsuits by policing managers’ thoughts and actions. Yet laboratory studies show that this kind of force-feeding can activate bias rather than stamp it out. As social scientists have found, people often rebel against rules to assert their autonomy. Try to coerce me to do X, Y, or Z,  and I’ll do the opposite just to prove that I’m my own person.”  This is why the attempted indoctrination in schools hasn’t completely worked. Kids don’t want to be told what to do by someone they think doesn’t love them. The indoctrination will never be complete because there will always be strong individuals who won’t go along. Let’s hope they are strong enough to lead other kids.

Illegal Math: State Board In Oregon Is Punishing People For Talking About Traffic Lights And Any Other ‘Engineering’ Topics, at ij.org. Do not cross state bureaucrats or you will pay the price. This guy was fined for the ‘unlicensed practicing of engineering’ when he questioned the time traffic lights stayed yellow after his wife received a red-light camera ticket.

Nothing To Smile About: Dentists Lobby Against Competition, at ij.org. Is your dentist a crony capitalist. Your dentist bill may be high because, like true crony capitalists, some dentists lobby government to keep competitors from entering the market. Is this happening in your state?

China’s Ghost Recovery, at zerohedge.com.”If you build it they will come?” Or not. Only if there is demand for what is being produced. Printed money brings activities and degrees of activities into existence that wouldn’t exist under normal market conditions. Production needs to incrementally outpace consumption so there is little waste as possible. But this is an example of increased production at light speed. How much  capital, labor, resources and time have been wasted in this unsustainable building binge brought about by printed money?

The Myth Of Infrastructure Spending, by Ryan McMaken, at mises.org. Excerpt from the article: “Indeed, the tactics of the infrastructure-spending enthusiasts are very similar to that of the global-warming zealots. they put forward massive government spending plans, while ignoring the opportunity cost of the spending or the economic realities involved. But who needs to consider costs when the benefits of the spending in the minds of supporters are 100% completely and obviously good?“…”we should question whether proposed infrastructure spending is actually an “investment in our future” or just another bureaucratic boondoggle designed to enrich crony-cartels and justify rising bureaucratic budgets.”

Fatal Courtroom Act Ruins Michael ‘Hockey Stick’ Mann, at principia-scientific.org. Michael Mann was the go to ‘scientist’ who came up with the hockey stick graph that shows a rise in CO2 levels causing the rise in global temperatures. The hockey stick graph has been used by the UN’s IPCC and governments as evidence for man made global warming. When he was challenged, he decided to sue to shut up the ‘deniers’. When he was ordered to release his data for open court examination he failed to meet the Feb. 20th 2017 deadline. Why did he fail to release the data? Was his data fake science? The data from hockey stick graph shows CO2 actually follows a rise in temperature. Which means it is not the cause.

 

Must Reads For The Week 7/29/17

Posted July 29, 2017 by austrianaddict
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Single Payer Food Insurance, by Robert Higgs, at lewrodkwell.com. The free market has no problem supplying the U.S. with enough food. In fact the free market does such a good we have an obesity problem in the U.S. Would a single payer food insurance program work better or worse than our current free market system as hampered as it is. Why would we want a single payer healthcare system?

How OPEC Became Irrelevant, by Olav Dirkmott, at mises.org.  OPEC  used to be able to cut production and drive up oil prices. Not anymore. The American shale industry has become profitable at prices in the 40-50 dollar range. Shale producers have filled the void created by OPEC cuts which has kept the price down.

Banks Are Scheming To Dominate A Future Cashless Society, by Shaun Bradley, at lewrockwell.com. Governments want to phase out cash. If every transaction becomes an electronic transfer governments and banks gain control over the wealth of each individual. A cashless society becomes exponentially less free.

“Shrinkflation” – How Food Companies Implement Massive Price Hikes Without You Ever Noticing, at zerohedge.com. Companies are putting smaller amounts of product in their packaging. We don’t notice because the package looks about the same size. We are paying the same price or a little more for less product. I noticed this a few years ago.

Seattle’s Minimum Wage Supporters Ignore The Facts, by Andres Syrios, at mises.org. Minimum wage laws hurt the workers the laws were designed to help. The passage of time always shows socialist policies won’t work. Although economic laws prove this before the fact.

Tracking The Great Escape From Cook County And Illinois, at zerohedge.com. The decreasing population of Illinois in general and Cook county in particular shows people voting with their feet. Big government makes things worse, not better.

Taiwan – Based Foxconn Will Invest $10 Billion In The US And We Can Thank American’s Trade Deficit For that Inflow, by Mark J. Perry, at carpediemblog. Trade deficits and trade surpluses don’t disadvantage anybody. Trade benefits both parties in the exchange or the exchange wouldn’t happen.

The Student Loan Bubble And Economic Collapse, at theburningplatform.com. The U.S. has $1.3 trillion in student loan debt. $120 billion is in default. 27% of students are a month behind on payments. These defaults will grow in number. The bubble will eventually burst, which is a good thing. Unless politicians use tax payer dollars to bail out big college.

The High Cost Of Free College, by Nathan Keeble, at mises.org. Tennessee is going to pay tuition for anyone who is seeking an associate degree from a community college. Do you think single payer college will work?

A Shocking Thing Happened To College Tuitions In 2016, at zerohedge.com. Is the college bubble reaching its peak? In 2016 college tuition grew at 1.9%. Since 1990 tuition has grown at 6% a year on average.

Us Congress On Pace To Be The Least Productive Legislature In 164 Years, at zerohedge.com. What does productive mean in this context? If productivity means passing regulations than I am happy congress is not productive. If productivity means getting rid of regulations (like Obamacare) than I’m not happy.

A Millennial Explains How Post-Modern Liberalism and Failed Parenting Led To The Snowflake-Ification Of A Generation, by Mark J. Perry, at carpedicmblog. Excerpt from the article: “Most millennials grew up with parents who did everything they could to provide their children with happiness and emotional well-being, at the expense of personal responsibility and self-reliance.” Protecting people from reality produces unrealistic people.

Who’d a-thunk It? There Are Ingerent Differences In How Men’s And Women’s Brains Are Wired And How They Work? by Mark J. Perry, at carpediemblog. Nurture or nature? Nature wins.

Declassified Memos Show Obama’s NSA Spied On Americans Way More Than You Thought, at zerohedge.com. Is anyone surprised that this happened. The question is; is this still happening?

FBI Seized Crushed Hard Drives From Home Of Wasserman-Schultz’ IT Aide, at zerohedge.com. These guys learned from Hillary Clinton. But wait there is more.  Arrested DNC Staffer Awan Retains Long-Time Clinton Associate Fro Legal Help, at zerohedge.com. The Democrat party had Pakistani IT workers on their payroll. Imran Awan was arrested at Dulles airport trying to flee the country. He was charged with bank fraud. There is a real crime here. The media has not covered this story. Why?

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Socialism, Media Mischief and PC Nonsense: Some Short Videos

Posted July 28, 2017 by austrianaddict
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Students Love Socialism But Can’t Define It. 

At campusreform.org.

When I watched this it reminded me of how I thought when I was in high school. Thank God I didn’t go to college or my shallow thinking about socialism would have been pounded into my brain for the rest of my life. I started working right out of high school. Working in the real world helped me figured out the economic reality about socialism. Socialism sounds good but it doesn’t work.

 

Dream Machine On The Greg Gutfeld Show 7/15/17

Doris and Matthew Melton, members of the band Dream Machine, talk with Greg Gutfeld about how they were dropped from their record label for not being PC. Doris is from Bosnia. She has a deep appreciation for the freedoms we enjoy in America. We need this kind of common sense thinking in Washington D.C.

 

John McEnroe On Serena Williams: A Media Meltdown.

By Christina Hoff Summers, The Factual Feminist, at American Enterprise Institute.

I was going to post something about this when it happened a few weeks ago. This is an example of fake news trying to create Mt. Everest out of a mole hill (not even a mole hill, out of nothing). The Factual Feminist does a better job of addressing this issue than I could have done.

 

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Must Reads For The Week 7/22/17

Posted July 22, 2017 by austrianaddict
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Research Team Slams Global Warming data In New Report: “Not Reality…..Totally Inconsistent with Credible Temperature Data“, at zerohedge.com. The passage of time ultimately decides whether a theory has validity or not. Time is showing scientific global warming models may have been fudged a little bit.

US Restaurant Industry Stuck In Worst Collapse Since 2009, at zerohedge.com. Excerpt from the article: “The restaurant industry hasn’t reported a positive month since February of 2016.” Is the restaurant industry part of the financial bubble created by the Fed? Did the restaurant industry over build because they had access to easy money?

To Fix Healthcare, We Need To Repeal A Lot More Than Obamacare, by Ryan McMaken, at mises.org. Government intervention started about a century before Obamacare came into existence. As we said here, New Gov. Healthcare Regulations Will Not Cure The Results Of Previous Gov. Regulations.

Dershowitz Blasts Hypocrisy Of “Liberals” Looking To Adapt Corruption Laws To “Get Trump”, at zerohedge.com. What is the underlying law that Trump broke? You can’t find it because there is no law that was broken. Since no law was broken this is all political BS.

Net Neutrality Strengthens Monopolies, Invites Corruption, by Ryan McMaken, at mises.org. Net Neutrality is  Obamacare for the internet. Government regulations won’t make the internet more free and less expensive.

The Way Chicago “Works”: Graft, Corruption, Political Connections, Bribes, Unions, at zerohedge.com. 4 of the previous 7 Illinois governors went to jail. It’s the Chicago way. Wasn’t Obama from Chicago?

Poll Shows Americans’ Massive Disapproval Of Both Parties: “Now It’s Just An Oligarchy“, at zerohedge.com. I think this is a fake poll. It says 63% disapprove of Republicans and 62% disapprove of Democrats. The disapproval rating has to be higher than that. This bodes well for individual liberty. Their will only be change when a majority of people understand that the R and D paradigm is a BS game.

Trump Vows To Protect ‘Made In America’ Products, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Monopolies are created when Government protects industries from competition. It is no different when it is related to international trade. Who pays the cost of the monopoly price? We do. Trump is economically ignorant when it comes to trade.

There Has Been Just One Buyer Of Stocks Since The Financial Crisis, at zerohedge.com. US corporations have used the Fed’s easy money to buy back their own stock. They do this to increase earnings per share and also to drive up the price of the stock so the insiders get wealthy. Why can’t we have access to interest free money?

The High Cost Of “Free” College, by Nathan Keeble, at mises.org. There is no such thing as “free”. Someone has to produce the good or service, which means it is not free. Are the professors going to teach for “free”? Are the workers who maintain the universities infrastructure going to work for free? No and No.

No Tesla Cars Sold After Subsidy Cut, dailycaller.com. Who would have thought this would happen?

Be Very Worried About The Future Of Free Expression, at thefederalist.com. Who decides what should be banned.

IRS Shuts Down Mom And Pop Dressmaker, Sells Dresses Within Hours, at dallasnews.com. Read this. It will piss you off.

Teen Girl Proficiency With A Firearm Scares Off Fugitive Who Broke Into House, at lewrockwell.com. The fugitive is lucky to be alive. If he wouldn’t have fled, he would probably be dead.

Haiti Official Who Exposed The Clinton Foundation Is Found Dead, at zerohedge.com. I have no comment. I provide the information. You decide its meaning.

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