Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: They came for your mopeds. They came for your grass clippings. NOW they want your kid’s bike.

  The remnants of the ‘conservative revolution’ in Raleigh sure are sounding a lot like the flaming bags of poo we threw out in 2010.  There must be something about getting closer to all that taxpayer and lobbyist ca$h that make you want to get…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

Making it up as they go ….

The black-robed, law-school “educated’;’ crowd — enabled by our elected, alleged, “representatives” — are rolling right along with their efforts to shred the grand American experiment.  They’ve found a “right to abortion” in the Fourth Amendment’s prohibition against unlawful search and seizure.  They’ve found a…

Posted in Congress Media

DC’s latest fascination: Net Neutrality

As a fan of the free market, I find myself a little torn on the issue of net neutrality The government wants to step in on the Internet service provider industry to ensure “equal treatment” for everyone and everything on the Internet. At first glance, the…

Posted in Economy Media Politics Uncategorized

Failure of institutions, growth of red tape hinder business. Spelling doom for US economy?

      I’ve become a big fan of the work of British-born Harvard economist Niall Ferguson.  Ferguson, a disciple of former British PM Margaret Thatcher, has put together scores of compelling books about capitalism and Western economies through the ages. He’s got a new…