Pimplandia

"Being lectured by Democrats about how to handle judicial nominations is like an arsonist advising the Fire Department." - Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) Or like hiring a whoremaster who trafficked in minor girls at a salary of $150,000 to advise Portland on how to reform the Police Department. The HR department must have liked his… Continue reading Pimplandia

Crime fees

DC Wants To Pay People Not To Commit CrimeI think the project should be named Danegeld.Proposing we just give our lunch money to the bullies.I do have questions:How do they prove they didn’t commit a crime? Seems rather like a payment for not getting caught.What’s the risk of signing up, do you get a stiffer… Continue reading Crime fees

#bluemodel

Minimum Wages Surged In 6 Cities Last Year; Then This HappenedAnother failed hypothesis. Hiring at restaurants, hotels and other leisure and hospitality sector venues slowed markedly last year in metro areas that saw big minimum-wage hikes, new Labor Department data show.Wherever cities implemented big minimum-wage hikes to $10 an hour or more last year, the… Continue reading #bluemodel

Dark side of the Moonbeam

California Governor Jerry Brown: Never underestimate the coercive power of the central state in the service of good.Or evil, Governor Brown, you oh so Superior Man.Meanwhile, California Climate Policies Chilling Housing Growth.And, Can California Be Saved? I know which way I'd bet.Copyright 2005-2019

@TheJuanWilliams confuses cause and effect

The evidence is not that whites oppose Obama’s policies because of his melanin content, but that blacks support those policies because of it. Blacks are the group most hurt by 40-50 years of Democrat rule in all our major cities. Blacks are disproportionately harmed by Barack Obama's immigration policies and support for the NEA's anti-charter… Continue reading @TheJuanWilliams confuses cause and effect

Man-caused Disasters

Maybe this is what Big Sis was actually talking about when she said "man-caused disasters:" The socio-cultural lines that can be drawn straight from former Detroit Mayor Coleman Young to Trayvon Martin. Young's effect on the cultural values of Detroit, resulting eventually in the election of Kwame Kilpatrick, are echoed in today's standardized, pervasive inner… Continue reading Man-caused Disasters

#BlueModel Detroit

"Sooner or later, you run out of other people’s money."- Margaret Thatcher.People's lives are being ruined by Detroit's bankruptcy. Pensioners may get only 10% of what was promised them. The health insurance they expected will vanish. People will blame Republicans; though even our current president refuses to bail out Detroit. They will say big business… Continue reading #BlueModel Detroit