Category Archives: bloated government

YET ANOTHER OBAMACARE DISASTER


Sylvia Burwell, a loyal Obama apparatchik who was appointed as Secretary of Health and “Human” Services in June 2014, has her priorities perfectly straight.  On November 11, she reiterated that one of her goals is give Obamacare to illegal immigrants.  … Continue reading

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A VERY FAST AND EFFICIENT WAY TO FIX THE VA MESS


This is actually very simple. The people most affected by the system should run the system. Imagine this: Each Veterans Administration location is assigned a strike force of veteran volunteers (VETSTRIKEFOR) who are answerable to no one in the bureaucracy.  … Continue reading

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WHERE CARS GO TO DIE


Interesting article about new car glut, at Zero Hedge.  Apparently, millions of new cars are being produced, but because (1) few people are buying and (2) there is an estimated ten billion serviceable cars in the world (yes, that’s 1.4 … Continue reading

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OBAMACARE WARNING


Not that I am all that special; but when the vote on Obamacare was nearing, I felt sufficiently agitated to send off a letter to members of Congress who had some say in its fate.  This particular example is addressed … Continue reading

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WHEN IS CANCER NOT CANCER?


When the federal government says so. Paul Hsieh, at Forbes, writes about the Feds’ desire to redefine the word ‘cancer’ to exclude certain conditions that have hitherto been called cancers.  As, for instance, cancerous but slow-growing lesions.  The word ‘cancer’ … Continue reading

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VONNEGUT ON TOTALITARIANISM


On rereading some old Vonnegut writings, in this case Mother Night, I came across a fascinating definition of the totalitarian mind.  He writes thus: I have never seen a more sublime demonstration of the totalitarian mind, a mind which might … Continue reading

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A NEW MONETARY DEVICE FROM THE OBAMA FED


The Federal Reserve has just announced a new monetary device, the thrillion.  Like the trillion, it contains $1,000,000,000,000.00, and if spent by the government, it is still wasted.  But the new and exciting feature of the thrillion is that if … Continue reading

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OBAMACARE


You know you love it.  You know you want it. And if you don’t, you are a racist.  Just ask (Sékou) Touré to add opposition to Obamacare to his ever-growing list of things that constitute racism.

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EXPERIENCE IN COVER-UPS LEADS TO A FED JOB


it appears that Graham Spanier, who resigned the Penn State presidency because of his role in the Sandusky scandal, is now working for a “top secret” federal agency.  (h/t The College Fix) An investigation conducted by former FBI director Louis … Continue reading

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OKAY, GURU OBAMA, NOW I HAVE TRUE UNDERSTANDING!


In the summer of 1965, my parents made the potentially life-stopping decision to escape from what was then the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic (CSSR), to give themselves and their progeny (including moi), a chance for a life in freedom and dignity.  … Continue reading

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