The Mandela news Dump, Friday/Thanksgiving Cubed

Archie: A once in a lifetime chance like this comes maybe once or twice in a lifetime. All in the Family As everyone knows the Friday News Dump is a hallowed tradition in political circles. When you have news that you want to bury, that you want to be sure the media will ignore or … Continue reading The Mandela news Dump, Friday/Thanksgiving Cubed

There Is No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

One of the first things that they teach you in Economics 101 is that “Economics (according to the classical definition) is the study of the allocation of scarce resources which have alternative uses.” In short, “there is no such thing as a free lunch.”  We cannot have our cake and eat it to. Professors of … Continue reading There Is No Such Thing As A Free Lunch

A Cowardly but Interesting Opening in England

“…if there is one thing I’ve learned in politics, it’s never turn your back on a crumb.” Hubert Humphrey 1957 Robert Spencer tells of an interesting story out of England: Britain plans to classify "Islamist extremism" as a distinct ideology, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Tuesday, as part the government's response to the … Continue reading A Cowardly but Interesting Opening in England