socialism

The Morality of Cash for Clunkers

by Jimmy on August 17, 2009 · 0 comments in Socialism

I received an email from a friend recently talking about how they traded in their old car for a brand new one and made use of the government’s cash for clunkers program to sweeten the deal by $4,500.  My first reaction was to sarcastically think to myself, “I’m glad my taxes could help you get [...]

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Ronald Reagan on Socialized Medicine

by Jimmy on August 14, 2009 · 0 comments in Socialism

If you have ten minutes, please watch/listen to the following speech by Ronald Reagan on socialized medicine. The speech comes from a 1961 campaign against government run health care and was distributed via a long play (LP) record album called Ronald Reagan Speaks Out Against Socialized Medicine. It’s amazing how prescient his comments were. And [...]

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The New York Times recently posted a table that tracks the spending of the $700 billion bailout bill passed last October (see Tracking the $700 Billion Bailout). It lists, line by line, each of the companies that received money and how many billions each got. Here is the top ten: Free Market Capitalism Is Gone [...]

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Book Review: Liberal Fascism: The Secret History of the American Left, From Mussolini to the Politics of Meaning by Jonah Goldberg Grade: A+, 5 Stars, A Ten, whatever the scoring system, this is a great book. There is so much to say about this outstanding book, I’m not sure where to begin. There is no [...]

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If you have paid any attention to presidential politics in the last week, you probably heard about the discussion between Sen. Barack Obama and a plumber named Joe Wurzelbacher from Toledo, Ohio. Joe the plumber’s question was pretty straight forward, “I’m getting ready to buy a company that makes 250 to 280 thousand dollars a [...]

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I just finished reading this book, and enjoyed it very much. I thought Coulter she did an excellent job of highlighting the hypocrisies and and down-right lunacy of the liberal mind-set. Here are some good quotes from the book: “If a martian landed in America and set out to determine the nation’s official state religion, [...]

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