How to teach a liberal about tax cuts in a few easy steps

Next time someone argues that tax cuts need to be paid for follow these steps: Step 1: Ask them to hand you a $20 If they say NO press them, if they point out it is their money ask why they have a right to keep their own money but someone else doesn't? If they … Continue reading How to teach a liberal about tax cuts in a few easy steps

The Tax Cut misconception

As I was going door to door yesterday I stopped at a book store that absolutely screams "progressive" but is a mostly cool place with a fair amount of Anime and some wonderful used old volumes. At the store I asked the question I ask at almost every business, what would you do to stimulate … Continue reading The Tax Cut misconception

Morning Joe and the “evolving” conventional wisdom on Iran

I hate conventional wisdom, because it means nothing, it is like a poll, its what some people say "everybody" thinks at a given moment. Over the last few years we have been told that a military strike against Iran would inflame the Arab Street, how it would destabilize the entire area. How nobody would be … Continue reading Morning Joe and the “evolving” conventional wisdom on Iran

Answer: They hate her so much that they praise George Bush and the Bush family

Question: How much does the media, particularly MSNBC hate Sarah Palin? Norah O'Donnell makes a good point that President Bush's book has a broader historical appeal but you are having the Morning Joe table talk up Jeb Bush and the Bush family in order to favorably compare them to Sarah Palin. I am an unabashed … Continue reading Answer: They hate her so much that they praise George Bush and the Bush family