Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Michael Schaus | September 17, 2014

Elon Musk is a man I hate to applaud. He is a politically savvy business man that understands how to exploit the crony-capitalist mentality of state legislators, federal regulators, and well connected corporate giants. And yet

Mike Shedlock | September 17, 2014

In spite of the fact the Socialist party holds a majority of just 1 in the 577-seat lower house, French prime minister Manual Valls hopes to stabilize things with a Second No Confidence Vote in Six Months.

Night Watch | September 17, 2014

The government submitted a draft bill to the parliament that would bestow "special status" for the Donetsk and Luhansk regions until a new constitution is drafted, and grant partial amnesty for militants who would lay down arms voluntarily and who committed no serious crimes.

Charles Payne | September 17, 2014

Our industrial machine was the engine that allowed us to win wars and to win at innovation, and while it is still not equal, it feels like we have peaked.

Daniel J. Mitchell | September 17, 2014

This Thursday, Scottish voters decide whether they want to break away from the United Kingdom and reclaim their independence. Do advocates of economic liberty in America have a dog in this fight?

Dr. Ben Carson | September 17, 2014

Earlier this summer, I managed to perplex, perhaps even offend, a famous TV interviewer when I declared I want a federal government that follows the U.S. Constitution.

Ransom Notes Radio | September 17, 2014

The market is pretty schizophrenic nowadays And, really, why wouldnt it be? The data says our economy is less than stellar; but the Fed seems to think everything is spectacular. Sooner or later the truth catches up to investors, but in the meantime do you fight the Fed?

Bill Gunderson | September 17, 2014

The Emerging Markets around the world have sorely underperformed the U.S. markets over the last 3-5 years. Its not surprising. They did not have the performance enhancing stimulus in their system that our markets did.

Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Michael Schaus | September 16, 2014

Alright. So, Democrat Alison Grimes is no fan of team Obama. Got it. Of course, this kinda raises a few questions, doesnt it? For example: If you dont like Obamas policies, why are you a Democrat?

John Ransom | September 16, 2014

The next great threat scientists will tell us about will beglobal cooling as a result of global a result of the genius of Barack Obama combined with the power of his superhuman Nobel prize.

Mike Shedlock | September 16, 2014

A Barclays' survey of over 2,000 individuals with a net worth over $1.5 billion contains some pretty interesting results.

Charles Payne | September 16, 2014

Outside of creating human beings from scratch, I think the greatest achievement from science would be a perpetual motion machine. Unfortunately, I would have to say that the closest thing we have to a perpetual motion machine right now is our welfare system

Daniel J. Mitchell | September 16, 2014

Ive complained over and over again that Americas tax code is a nightmare that undermines competitiveness and retards growth. Our aggregate fiscal burden may not be as high as it is for some of our foreign competitors, but high tax rates and poor design mean the system is very punitive on a per-dollar-raised basis.

Ransom Notes Radio | September 16, 2014

Serious question: With all the time Obama has spent on the golf course, is his handicap getting any better? Does anyone know how well he actually does on 18 holes? Also, The nightmare of Obamacare just never stops Open enrollment (round two) is about to begin, and its not expected to be much better than last years fiasco.

Bill Tatro | September 16, 2014

Dont Book Your Super Bowl Tickets Quite Yet! Being stunned by the fact that my two favorite professional football teams are undefeated, I decided to bring myself back to reality and analyze what exactly makes up our economy.

Ralph Benko | September 16, 2014

The Tax Revolt has run its course. A Money Revolt is needed.

Mon, Sep 15, 2014

Terry Savage | September 15, 2014

Michael Schaus | September 15, 2014

The new gun laws proposed by the city of Chicago are being described (by admitted leftists) as the smartest in the Nation. Needless to say: Theyre pretty dumb.

John Ransom | September 15, 2014

I wear myself out in laughing when I see the human pretzels on the pages of the Post- who actually like to call themselves wonks- contort themselves into explanations why Obamacare is a great law, but, alas, just misunderstood.

Mike Shedlock | September 15, 2014

In a Scottish Poll Roundup one new poll over the weekend shows the "Yes" vote with a substantial 54-46 lead, but most polls show the "No" vote with a tiny lead.

Shawn Mitchell | September 15, 2014

Progressives seem to prefer is a system to wring the rich like a wet towel and politically drizzle the money on the needywhats left, anyway, after government waters its favored causes and cronies.

Political Calculations | September 15, 2014

If we ignore the third quarter of 2013, when the number of dividend cutting companies briefly dropped below the Recession Line, we could describe the U.S. economy as having been in microrecession since August 2012

John Browne | September 15, 2014

Last weekend several polls emerged that shockingly forecast Scottish independence from Great Britain is within the realm of political possibilities.

Daniel J. Mitchell | September 15, 2014

I appreciate clever humor, even when Im the target.


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