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Budget Deals, the Debt Ceiling and other Washington D.C. Nonsense

Posted in Economics, Government, In the News, Libertarianism, Philosophy, Politics with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 16, 2013 by Xajow

With some dismay I have watched the politicians in Washington bicker over the past several weeks. The Republican leadership wastes every opportunity to criticize the President and the Democrats. The President, the Democrats, and their apologists continue to say perfectly idiotic things. And all the while, all of them act amazed that anyone would dare find reason to criticize. Poll after poll shows dissatisfaction and lack of confidence in the POTUS and in Congress. Well, here is a clue folks: this is what you get for voting the “practical” politicians into office. Continue reading

More Annoying Political Comments

Posted in Deregulation, Economics, Fairness, Government, In the News, Patriotism, Politics, Propaganda, Running for President, Taxes with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on September 5, 2012 by Xajow

I really should be leaving this stuff alone, but certain things just irk me. This time, it is a quote from the mayor of Newark, New Jersey, Cory Booker. Continue reading

Quick Bite: Quote of the Day

Posted in Quick Bite, Quote of the Day with tags , , , , , , on September 5, 2012 by Xajow

From Matt Welch of reason:

One of the great ironies of this convention already is that speaker after speaker denounces Republicans for being unable to tell the truth or get their facts straight. Meanwhile, one of the most important truths of modern governance—we are well and truly out of money—sits neglected in the corner.

Does the Government Own You?

Posted in Government, Libertarianism, Philosophy, Politics, Rant, Running for President with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 4, 2012 by Xajow

I am going to use a short video that apparently comes from the DNC, but do not think I intend to criticize just Democrats. Both Democrat and Republican political leadership are equally guilty of the attitude I am going to mention. Continue reading