Economics

3 ways to fix political campaign spending

3 ways to fix political campaign spending

On my way to work today (I’m at lunch), I listened to the latest Slate Political Gabfest episode, and like usual, was a little stirred up, since it lacks a conservative voice (though John Dickerson does a decent job at…

How I’m voting on California initiatives of 2012

How I’m voting on California initiatives of 2012

Now that I’ve worked my way through all of the state initiatives, I thought I’d publish my guide to these, and how I voted. Some of the initiatives are confusing, and it’s hard to figure out the actual outcome! However,…

OWS – Right Diagnosis, Wrong Prescription

I’m a political and religious conservative, but I like to be in conversation with the evangelical left, since they keep us on the right from drifting into fanatical, judgmental, or extreme positions. Not that I believe in the logical fallacy…

The Christian duty to bear children

The Christian duty to bear children

As Christians, we have an absolute duty, if married, to obey the biblical mandate to procreate, as given to both Adam and Eve and Noah and his family: And God blessed them. And God said to them, “Be fruitful and…

What is a billion?

Another interesting conservative ‘spam’ letter that I thought I’d share. ——————————– $1,000,000,000 This is too true to be funny.  The next time you hear a politician use the word ‘billion’ in a casual manner, think about whether Read more [...]

What can we do to REALLY help Haiti?

While the tradgedy of Haiti rightly moves us all to help, there are some reasons to think about what kind of help Haiti needs in the long term, not just in this emergency, in part because Haiti has been in…

What’s wrong with the Senate health care bill? OMFG

I don’t often curse, especially in print, but can I just say that the current administration’s health care and climate plans are the height of idiocy! Especially since these crises are largely manufactured, and not real. The health care ‘crisis’…

Create jobs with government spending? STUPID

Conservatives are getting tired of Obamanomics – it’s just plain idiotic to think that we can tax, spend, and borrow our way out of our economic problems. It’s contrary to reason and history. In fact, as Orrin Hatch recently remarked…

WSJ Says “stimulus did not work”

In the words of Iago the parrot from Aladdin, "there's a surprise!  I think I'm gonna have a heart attack and die from NOT surprise." (.wav) In the WSJ's article The Stimulus Didn't Work, the subtitle actually says Read more…

Job Market 2010

This is a classic.  If you haven't seen it, enjoy.  Read more [...]