Must Reads For The Week 11/30/13
If You Like Your Plan You Can Keep It: ( The Rap w/ Remy), by Remy and Meredith Bragg, at reason.com. A short rap video to start your day.
Watched Cops Are Polite Cops, by Ronald Bailey, at reason.com. Lets go to the replay official! Having small cameras attached to an officers glasses, hats, or uniforms is a good idea as these three stories,( read 1 here, 2 here and 3 here) show.
Hospital Holds Teen For 9 Months, Won’t Let Parents Take Her Home, by Kristin Tate, at benswann.com. If you think parents rights are being violated now, just wait until Obamacare is fully implemented.
Price Controls Don’t Work, And Team Obama Doesn’t Like Market Solutions That Save Lives, by Mark J. Perry, at aei-ideas.org. Here’s a quote from the article, “The Obama administration cannot accept a market approach to rationing a scarce resource like bone marrow, and insists on a government price control of $0.00 for a scarce, lifesaving resource.” Just wait until Obamacare is fully implemented.
Full List Of Obamacare Tax Hikes, by Nick Sorrentino, at townhall.com. Politicians can always claim they haven’t raised taxes if, 1)the tax hikes can be hidden in thousands of pages of legislation, and 2) the mainstream media won’t do their job of being a check on political power.
Pope Francis: Free Market Hater, at economicpolicyjournal.com. Understanding how free markets really work takes much deeper analysis than the shallow thinking enjoyed by utopian central planners, Marxists, and even well meaning Christians.
The Three Metro Areas In The US That Have Larger Economies Than Sweden, at econoimicpolicyjournal.com. Central banks are printing a portion of these GDP numbers. Since all central banks are counterfeiting at the same time, than the GDP differences between countries represent some sense of reality.
Do you believe this guy, David Stockman Fears “Panic” When The “Lunatic” Fed “Loses Control”, at zerohedge.com, or do you believe this guy.Greenspan- “Dow 16,000 Is Not A Bubble”, at zerohedge.com.
Our View: Ethanol Was Mistake Then, It Still Is One Now, at delewareonline.com. Ethanol mandates are, a) An environmental boondoggle, b) A subsidy for farmers, c) Politicians buying votes, d) All of the above.