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Kids React to Common Core: ‘Mommy, Please Home-School Me’

20th October 2014

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Another day of school, another Common Core horror story. Parents in Royal Palm Beach, Florida complained to administrators that their children are languishing under Core-aligned instruction and standardized testing. One parent reported that her third-grade son comes home from school every day thinking he is stupid because he can’t pass his tests. “Mommy, please home-school me,” he begged, according to The Palm Beach Post.

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Vote All You Want. The Secret Government Won’t Change.

20th October 2014

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Though it’s a bedrock American principle that citizens can steer their own government by electing new officials, Glennon suggests that in practice, much of our government no longer works that way. In a new book, “National Security and Double Government,” he catalogs the ways that the defense and national security apparatus is effectively self-governing, with virtually no accountability, transparency, or checks and balances of any kind. He uses the term “double government”: There’s the one we elect, and then there’s the one behind it, steering huge swaths of policy almost unchecked. Elected officials end up serving as mere cover for the real decisions made by the bureaucracy.

Glennon cites the example of Obama and his team being shocked and angry to discover upon taking office that the military gave them only two options for the war in Afghanistan: The United States could add more troops, or the United States could add a lot more troops. Hemmed in, Obama added 30,000 more troops.

Glennon’s critique sounds like an outsider’s take, even a radical one. In fact, he is the quintessential insider: He was legal counsel to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and a consultant to various congressional committees, as well as to the State Department. “National Security and Double Government” comes favorably blurbed by former members of the Defense Department, State Department, White House, and even the CIA. And he’s not a conspiracy theorist: Rather, he sees the problem as one of “smart, hard-working, public-spirited people acting in good faith who are responding to systemic incentives”—without any meaningful oversight to rein them in.

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Thought for the Day

19th October 2014

Ebola

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From Behind Their Walls, Liberals Tell Us Walls Don’t Work

18th October 2014

Freeberg is delightfully dyspeptic today.

There’s something peculiar going on here with the modern American left, and separating people. They take their sharpest and quickest departures off the plane of reality, when common sense says there is a partition in place, or if there isn’t one then there ought to be one. In these situations, they pretend all kinds of things even when they’re repeatedly reminded that pretending is all they’re doing.

The crisis won’t go away, so: Day 1, think about maybe interrupting golf game. Day 2, give a speech blaming Republicans. Day 3, in response to the simplest and most sensible solution, murmur a bunch of nonsensical homilies about why it’s completely out of the question. Day 4, invent a fancy title and give it to a lawyer. It doesn’t even matter what the problem is, that’s the Obama road map for all of it.

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‘Ebola Czar’ Absent From White House Ebola Strategy Meeting

18th October 2014

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Thereby confirming that he is perfectly suited for a position in this administration.

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Thought for the Day

18th October 2014

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Obama Appoints Political Hack as Ebola Czar

17th October 2014

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Today President Obama announced the appointment of Ron Klain as his administration’s “ebola czar.” Mr. Klain is a lobbyist and long-time political operative who is currently an Obama aide and has served as chief of staff to both Al Gore and Vice-President Biden. Klain also served as Chief of Staff or Staff Director for Attorney General Janet Reno, the Senate Democratic Leadership Committee, and the Senate Judiciary Committee. He was a debate preparation advisor to Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, as well as Al Gore and John Kerry. Klain was General Counsel for the Gore Recount Committee in 2000, and was deeply involved in the Solyndra scandal. He has no experience or expertise relating to public health, infectious diseases or health care.

Which, of course, is why he was picked.

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Small Businesses Face Surge of Disability Lawsuits

16th October 2014

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 Small-business are facing a sharp increase in disabled-access lawsuits in the wake of a federal appeals-court ruling that allowed so-called disabled “testers” — private individuals who aren’t patrons but visit businesses to check for violations — to take the owners to court.

Sounds like a great business opportunity for Vinnie and Guido to take care of for a modest weekly fee. What better public service than to change ‘testers’ into actual disabled people?

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Obama Has an Ebola Czar. She Re-Directed Federal Research Money to a Democrat Donor

16th October 2014

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My, what a surprise. Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Nearly Every USGS Topo Map Ever Made. For Free.

16th October 2014

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The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has been producing detailed topographic maps for more than 125 years. Today they are nearly all digitized and free to download through the USGS Map Store, an incredible treasure trove for both map junkies and casual hikers alike.

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Government Intervention Resurrects Long-Dead Retail Practices

16th October 2014

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Everything that is old is new. Denim jeans, gratuitous use of neon, retro glasses, and nü-metal have all returned from the dead to plague the living. In the spirit of making the old new and relevant, Walmart has kicked off its seasonal layaway program, a practice that was discontinued in the mid-2000s but resurrected in 2011.

For those who can’t remember this antiquated ritual, which was a common practice during the Great Depression, here’s how it works: after the customer makes a small down payment, the store will “lay” the item “away” until the customer completes payment. You might ask: Why didn’t people just use their credit cards? The answer is that credit cards didn’t really exist back then. Some stores engaged in financing and extended credit to select customers, but the interest rates were high, and, keep in mind, these were stores, not debt collectors or banks.

With the bad economy of the Great Depression, consumer credit dried up as risk of default increased. Layaway was beneficial because it allowed the consumer to guarantee a good’s availability while the store minimized its risk exposure. The availability of goods was a concern because supply chains were not as developed, and when a store ran out, it might be out indefinitely.

Layaway largely disappeared during the 1980s with the massive expansion of consumer credit and credit card companies. Credit card companies were able to offer lower rates because they specialized in analyzing and pricing risk. They also took on the burden of debt collection. This shift was a win-win for everyone involved. Customers benefited by being able to immediately enjoy their purchases. Stores benefited from getting the full value of the purchase upfront while simultaneously freeing up storage space that was previously occupied by layaway.

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Will the FCC Try to Tackle ‘Redskins’?

16th October 2014

George Will finds that his bullshit alarm has gone off.

Wretched excess by government can be beneficial if it startles people into wholesome disgust and deepened distrust and it prompts judicial rebukes that enlarge freedom. So let’s hope the Federal Communications Commission embraces the formal petition inciting it to deny licenses to broadcasters who use the word “Redskins” when reporting on the Washington Redskins.

Using the FCC to break another private institution to the state’s saddle for the satisfaction of a clamorous faction illustrates how the government’s many tentacles give it many means of intimidating people who offend it. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, empowered to ban trademarks that “may” disparage persons, has already limited trademark protection of the Redskins’ name.

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NIH Spent Millions Studying Origami Condoms, Poop-Throwing Chimpanzees Instead of Ebola

16th October 2014

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Hey, it’s all about priorities.

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Why Government Websites Cost More and Perform Worse Than Private Sector Sites

15th October 2014

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Aside from the obvious fact that government employees were obtained from the lowest bidder.

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Big Brother in Texas: Houston Demands Pastors Turn Over Sermon Notes, Private Communications

15th October 2014

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Houston city officials are demanding that city pastors opposed to Houston’s “Bathroom Bill”–“a law that allows members of the opposite sex into each other’s restrooms”–turn over sermon notes and “communications with church members” to ascertain which pastors have (or haven’t) “opposed or criticized the city.”

The Houston City Council passed the “Bathroom Bill” in June and in July citizens of the city responded by collecting three times the number of signatures needed for a referendum to have the measure repealed. The Houston Chronicle reported that citizens gathered over 50,000 signatures for the referendum, where only 17,269 were needed to put it on the ballot.

Every gene pool has a shallow end, and the Democrats in Texas tend to gravitate to the cities and go into politics. Austin’s Travis County is the biggest blue pustule on the otherwise rosy butt of Texas, but Houston (and Dallas and San Antonio) aren’t far behind.

 

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In Illinois, Substitute Teaching for One Day Reaped Nearly $1 Million in Taxpayer-Funded Pension Money

14th October 2014

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In 2011, the Chicago Tribune exposed a pair of Illinois teacher union lobbyists, Stephen Preckwinkle and David Piccioli, who substitute taught for one day and stood to collect nearly $1 million in state teacher retirement pensions from a severely underfunded system. The five Illinois pension systems have a $100 billion liability and the teachers fund may run out of money as early as 2029. Newspaper editorials, elected officials, the governor and citizens cried foul. Legislation was quickly passed to stop the abuse.

In order to understand this massive pension “reform misunderstanding,” we questioned the Public Relations Spokesman for the Teachers Retirement System (TRS) David Urbanek, who explained:

“Mr. Preckwinkle and Mr. Piccioli received a TRS pension following the enactment of House Bill 3813 because House Bill 3813, now Public Act 97-0651, did not stop them from collecting a TRS pension.” read entire email response

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U.S. Military Probed: Bought Afghans $468M in Planes, Sold as $32K Scrap

10th October 2014

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Including maintenance costs, the Air Force’s total tab was $596 million before officials decided to park the planes, and ultimately sell them for scrap at six cents a pound.

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Thought for the Day

10th October 2014

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Obamacare Sends Iowa Health Insurance Premiums Skyrocketing

10th October 2014

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On Wednesday, the Des Moines Register reported that the state’s insurance commissioner has approved Des Moines-based Wellmark to hike its rates between 11.9% and 14.5%.

The premium spike will affect 19,000 Iowans.

“That increase is for individual policyholders who have Affordable Care Act-compliant plans,” reports the Register.

CoOportunity, one of the main companies offering health insurance on the Obamacare exchange, will increase its rates 19%.

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School Told to Call Kids ‘Purple Penguins’ Because ‘Boys and Girls’ Is Not Inclusive to Transgender

9th October 2014

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“Don’t use phrases such as ‘boys and girls,’ ‘you guys,’ ‘ladies and gentlemen,’ and similarly gendered expressions to get kids’ attention,” instructs a training document given to middle-school teachers at the Lincoln Public Schools.

I am not making this up.

Furthermore, it instructs teachers to interfere and interrupt if they ever hear a student talking about gender in terms of “boys and girls” so the student can learn that this is wrong.

This is the way we wash your brain, wash your brain, wash your brain….

Anybody who sends a kid to a government school is perpetrating child abuse.

The Other McCain blows the whistle:

The point is that this kind of radicalism can’t be contained to college campuses. Inevitably, the feminists who learn “gender theory” in Women’s Studies programs will want to implement those theories throughout society, including your local public schools — even in Nebraska!

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More Than a Dozen States Plan to Cancel Health Care Policies Not in Compliance With Obamacare

9th October 2014

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“It looks like several hundred thousand people across the country will receive notices in the coming days and weeks,” said Jim Capretta of the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

The policies are being canceled because states that initially granted a reprieve at the request of President Obama are no longer willing to do so.

In coming weeks, 13 states and the District of Columbia plan to cancel such policies, which generally fall out of compliance with the Affordable Care Act because they don’t offer the level of coverage the law requires.

But if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor! Ha, ha — Just kidding….

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Investigator Claims He Was Told to Delay Secret Service Prostitution Report Until After Election

9th October 2014

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According to The Washington Post, David Nieland also said that he was instructed by his superiors in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) inspector general’s office to “withhold and alter certain information in the report of investigation because it was potentially embarrassing to the administration.”

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Watchdog: Up to $200 Million Missing After Lax UN Oversight of Afghan Police

7th October 2014

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Lax U.N. oversight of the international fund to pay Afghan National Police salaries has contributed to the diversion of up to $200 million by Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry for questionable practices, according to a U.S. watchdog agency.

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Connecticut Targets Homeschoolers

5th October 2014

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In Connecticut, Governor Dannel P. Malloy’s Sandy Hook Advisory Commission has returned a curious and controversial draft recommendation: the state should increase its oversight of homeschooled children with emotional or behavioral challenges. The proposal has outraged the state’s homeschoolers, who, like homeschoolers everywhere, are keenly aware of their sometimes conditional freedoms. In Connecticut, as elsewhere, the law allows parents to homeschool if they choose. But the practice has always been viewed as threatening by left-wing academics, social architects, and teachers’ unions—all well represented on Malloy’s 16-member panel. Sadly, this is only the most recent assault on the rights of Connecticut homeschoolers.

‘Everything in the State, nothing outside the State, nothing against the State.’ — Benito Mussolini

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Ebola Yes, Bagpipes No

4th October 2014

Mark Steyn looks at the dweebs who guard our borders. He is not impressed.

The legendary Gord Sinclair, longtime news director of CJAD in Montreal, had a ski place near Jay in northern Vermont, and he invited his engineer on the show to come down and visit him. “What’s the purpose of your visit?” asked the agent at the small rural border post.

“Oh, just a relaxing weekend at my boss’ place,” said Gord’s colleague affably, and then chortled, “although I don’t know if it’ll be that relaxing. He’ll probably have me out in the yard chopping wood all day.”

So the immigration agent refused him entry on the grounds that he would be working illegally in the United States.

They all had a good laugh about that back on the air on Monday, but it took forever to straighten out. A single man with contacts in the United States: He says he’s coming for the weekend, but we all know any Montrealer would willingly trade a job at Quebec’s Number One anglo radio station for casual yard work in Vermont, right?

And yet the unemployed guy from an Ebola hot zone gets in.

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$50 Billion Porkapolooza on Last Day of Federal Budget Year

2nd October 2014

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With September 30th as the end of the U.S. government’s budget year, bureaucrats facing use-it-or-lose-it rules swept up over $50 billion in leftover cash and went on the biggest one-day Porkapolooza shopping spree of the year.

That’s what happens with people on budgets: If they don’t spend all of this year’s, they’re afraid they won’t get as much next year. Since government bureaucrats don’t generate revenue, how much they get to spend is the only way they have of indicating their importance.

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Electric Vehicle Carpool Lane Privileges Do More Harm Than Good Because They Cause Congestion, Report Finds

2nd October 2014

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My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Louisiana VA Hospital Lacks Pajamas and Sheets, but Spends Millions on New Furniture, TVs and Solar

2nd October 2014

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Veterans at the Shreveport, La., Veterans Affairs hospital have been going without toothbrushes, toothpaste, pajamas, sheets and blankets while department officials spend money on new Canadian-made furniture, televisions to run public service announcements and solar panels, a Watchdog investigation has revealed.

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Evidence Against Interest: The Minority Role in the Housing Bubble

1st October 2014

Steve Sailer turns over a rock.

The Urban Institute has a new report out to promote HUD Secretary Julian Castro’s speech calling for debasing home mortgage credit standards. But its snazzy data tools just make it easier to see what a huge role Hispanics — especially Castro’s mentor, Clinton HUD Secretary and then Countrywide Financial director Henry Cisneros — played in the Housing Bubble and Bust.

As is traditional, the Federal government attempted to ‘fix’ something that wasn’t broke, and wound up burning all of us.

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Reporter Claims She Was Told Not to Talk to Crowd at Michelle Obama Event

1st October 2014

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A Milwaukee reporter is claiming that journalists covering first lady Michelle Obama’s speech at a campaign rally for Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke were told not to speak with the crowd at the event.

Meg Kissinger, a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, posted on Facebook that she was “creeped out” after she was told by a White House aide and an aide for Burke not to speak with people attending the Monday event.

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California to Launch Medicaid-Funded Teledentistry

30th September 2014

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California Governor Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that would require Medi-Cal, the state’s insurance program for the poor, to pay for dental services delivered by teams of hygienists and dentists connected through the Internet.

Better thee than me, brother.

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Cops Seize Car When Told to Get a Warrant, Tell Owner That’s What He Gets for ‘Exercising His Rights’

29th September 2014

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Report: 70 Percent of Illegal Immigrant Families Released into U.S. Failed to Report to Feds

26th September 2014

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About 70 percent of the tens of thousands illegal immigrant family units detained crossing the U.S./Mexico border and released into the United States have failed to fulfill their obligation to report back to immigration officials, according to a new report.

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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School Bans National Guard T-shirts Over Gun Image

25th September 2014

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A National Guard recruiter was instructed to stop handing out promotional t-shirts at a New York high school after teachers complained at the shirts featured a soldier holding a weapon.

“A pointed gun is just not appropriate for a high school,” said Alan McCartney, the interim superintendent of the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk School District.

Perhaps someone ought to  explain to these clowns (none of whom, I’ll wager, is a veteran) just exactly what the National Guard does.

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Changes to Firearm Purchase Forms Draw Strong Reaction

25th September 2014

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Changes to the forms required for firearms purchases asking questions about the buyer’s race and ethnicity have drawn strong reaction from gun dealers, privacy advocates and lawmakers.

Form 4473, required for an over-the-counter sale by a federally-licensed dealer, now asks first whether a buyer is Hispanic or Non-Hispanic, followed by a question delving into more detailed race-based information.

Seems like the government routinely asks for information that it would be illegal for a private firm to ask. I wonder why that is….

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Tech Firms and Lobbyists: Now Intertwined, but Not Eager to Reveal It

24th September 2014

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Since the Microsoft ‘antitrust’ case of 1998, tech firms have had their noses rubbed in the economic fact of modern life that politicians and bureaucrats can (and will) destroy your business unless allowed to wet their beaks. Typically this is done through campaign contributions to the proper pullers of strings, participation in the revolving door between Washington and the two Left Coasts, and making the correct ‘diversity’ and ‘green’ noises for consumption by low-information voters.

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Fake Cell Towers Allow the NSA and Police to Keep Track of You

24th September 2014

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The Internet is abuzz with reports of mysterious devices sprinkled across America—many of them on military bases—that connect to your phone by mimicking cell phone towers and sucking up your data. There is little public information about these devices, but they are the new favorite toy of government agencies of all stripes; everyone from the National Security Agency to local police forces are using them.

These fake towers, known as “interceptors,” were discovered in July by users of the CryptoPhone500, one of the ultra-secure cell phones released after Edward Snowden’s leaks about NSA snooping. The phone is essentially a Samsung Galaxy S3 customized with high-level encryption that costs around $3,500. While driving around the country, CryptoPhone users plotted on a map every time they connected to a nameless tower (standard towers run by wireless service providers like Verizon usually have names) and received an alert that the device had turned off their phone’s encryption (allowing their messages to be read).

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When Humans Lose Control of Government

23rd September 2014

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Responsibility is nowhere in modern government. Who’s responsible for the budget deficits? Nobody: Program budgets are set in legal concrete. Who’s responsible for failing to fix America’s decrepit infrastructure? Nobody. Who’s responsible for not managing civil servants sensibly? You get the idea.

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Our Nuclear Waste Is a Goldmine

23rd September 2014

… except for the government.

If America’s nuclear waste could be turned into electricity, it could power the country for the next century. More than 77,000 tons of plutonium, americium, and other radioactive leftovers of uranium fission have piled up at America’s atomic power plants, turning them into radioactive waste warehouses. Known as transuranics, these materials remain radioactive for thousands of years, and are stored in above-ground, concrete-encased water pools and steel casks, fueling endless political battles about where they should be buried. In August 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ordered the government to resume planning for the Yucca Mountain dump site, but the Nuclear Regulatory Commission says it lacks the money.

But there is a better solution: Nuclear waste can be turned into electricity. A new generation of nuclear reactors, dubbed Gen-IV reactors, could do it with great efficiency. In the process, transuranics would be broken into elements that remain radioactive for a much shorter period of time, thus alleviating both our energy and our waste issues. As a country, we are sitting on a radioactive gold mine. But the economics of mining that gold are complicated. To make the new reactors work, new economic policies have to work first.

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School Punishes Boy for Sharing His Lunch With Hungry Friend

22nd September 2014

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A pull-your-hair-out school discipline story is making the rounds: Weaverville Elementary School in California punished a 13-year-old boy who committed the crime of sharing his lunch with a friend.

Eighth-grader Kyle Bradford’s act of charity and kindness is strictly prohibited under school policy because one student may be allergic to another student’s food.

Anybody who voluntarily lives in California is a jackass.

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Want Obamacare? Get Ready to Share the Details of Your Life Changes With the Feds.

22nd September 2014

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What the government pays for, the bureaucrats control.

You’d think people would realize that by now. But no.

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Tax Refunds Will Be Cut for ACA Recipients

22nd September 2014

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A significant benefit of the Affordable Care Act is the opportunity to receive money-saving tax credits up front to cut the overall cost of health insurance, but now hundreds of thousands of consumers could owe back some of that money next April.

Those affected took advance payments of the premium tax credit for health insurance. Some married couples could owe $600 or $1,500 or $2,500 or even more. It might feel like a raw deal for some who are already suffocating under the escalating costs of health insurance.

But it’s still Affordable Care — it says so right in the title!

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Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Program: $4 Million of Food Thrown in Trash Each Day

21st September 2014

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Aren’t you proud?

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$22 Trillion for What?

20th September 2014

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The annual report by the Census Bureau on poverty was released this past week, and this year marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty. It should come as no surprise that the War on Poverty has not been a success by any stretch of the imagination. In 50 years, American taxpayers have spent an unimaginable $22 trillion on this so-called war.

According to Investor’s Business Daily: “Adjusting for inflation, [$22 trillion is] three times more than was spent on all military wars since the American Revolution. The federal government currently runs more than 80 means-tested welfare programs. These programs provide cash, food, housing and medical care to low-income Americans. Federal and state spending on these programs last year was $943 billion.”

That money had to come from somewhere — and that somewhere is the American taxpayer. Imagine how prosperous America would be if her citizens had been able to use that money, which they earned, on things that they wanted rather than wasted on bureaucratic bullshit.

 

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New York City Offers Free Attractions to Get Illegals to Apply for IDs

19th September 2014

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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio launched a new program giving illegal immigrants free access to the city’s zoo, its museums, and other attractions in order to cajole them into signing up for a new city-wide ID program that would allow them to rent apartment, get city assistance, and other things.

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Rumors of Terrorism

18th September 2014

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Have individuals with known terrorist ties been apprehended trying to cross illegally into the United States through Texas? It seems like a straightforward question to address to the Secretary of Homeland Security. Asked the question by Rep. Jason Chaffetz at a House Homeland Security hearing yesterday, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson took the phlegmatic approach and vaguely denied awareness of such a case.

Asked directly if he was aware of four such individuals who were apprehended trying to cross into Texas on 9/10 last week, Johnson gave the question the full Obama kissoff, scratching his nose with his middle finger while conceding he has “heard reports to that effect.” However, according to Johnson, he doesn’t know the accuracy of the reports or how much credence to give them. Observing his demeanor and affect, one might conclude that the whole business is somebody else’s job. Why bother him?

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The War on Poverty Has Been a Colossal Flop

17th September 2014

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Since its beginning, U.S. taxpayers have spent $22 trillion on Johnson’s War on Poverty (in constant 2012 dollars). Adjusting for inflation, that’s three times more than was spent on all military wars since the American Revolution.

But today the Census will almost certainly proclaim that around 14 percent of Americans are still poor. The present poverty rate is almost exactly the same as it was in 1967 a few years after the War on Poverty started. Census data actually shows that poverty has gotten worse over the last 40 years.

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Doctors Get Stuck with Bills for Deadbeat Obamacare Patients

16th September 2014

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Last year I wrote that Obamacare could leave doctors holding the bag for claims for patients who don’t pay their insurance premiums. That’s because the law includes a three-month grace period during which health insurers must continue to cover patients who sign up, but don’t pay the price of their insurance. If the patients eventually make good, there’s no problem. But if patients don’t pay the owed premiums, the insurance company has to cover the cost of claims filed during the first month. Providers are stuck with the tab for any claims filed during months two and three.

The piece I wrote last July was theoretical. The notification letter I’m holding in my hand, addressed to my wife’s pediatric practice, is reality. And reality costs, in this case, over $600. That’s the outstanding balance owed the practice by a patient insured by BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona. It’s a balance that my wife might have to eat, or else try to collect herself.

My, what a surprise! Aren’t you surprised? I’m sure surprised.

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Food Stamp Sign-Ups Outnumber Jobs Created in Obama’s Illinois

16th September 2014

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Among the many metrics that show Obama’s home state is struggling to break the Great Recession, a new report shows that applications for food stamps in Illinois is greater than its creation of jobs.

Illinois has had the worst recovery from the recession of any state in the country, the Illinois Policy Institute reported this month: “There are nearly 300,000 fewer Illinoisans working today than in January 2008, and 170,000 fewer payroll jobs. “

But hey! We’re the ones we’ve been waiting for! (Was it worth the wait?)

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Healthcare, Gasoline, Food and Housing Taking Biggest Bites Out of American Budgets

14th September 2014

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All of the heavily regulated by the government, often multiple layers of government. You do the math.

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