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FBI uncovered Russian bribery plot before Obama administration approved controversial nuclear deal with Moscow (Russian nuke officials routed millions to Clinton Foundation)

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 17, 2017   FBI uncovered Russian bribery plot before Obama administration approved controversial nuclear deal with Moscow (Russian nuke officials routed millions to Clinton Foundation)     (From The Hill)   Before the Obama administration approved a controversial deal in 2010 giving Moscow control of a large swath of […]

FBI uncovered Russian bribery plot before Obama administration approved controversial nuclear deal with Moscow (Russian nuke officials routed millions to Clinton Foundation)

On the Department of Welfare, Crony Subsidies, and Math About Vegetables

On the Department of Welfare, Crony Subsidies, and Math About Vegetables

By Against Crony Capitalism October 11, 2017   On the Department of Welfare, Crony Subsidies, and Math About Vegetables     There is no place in government, with the exception of the military, where supposed “conservatives” more exploit taxpayer funded welfare than in the Ag Department programs. It is ridiculous. Food, like anything, should be subject […]


Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 9, 2017   Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes     Look, there is no doubt that Trump can be and often is an ass. Obama was wimpy and conniving. Bush seemed bewildered too often. Clinton was a used car salesman. Bush Sr. was an establishmentarian […]

Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes

The Political Correctness Brigades come after the ACLU

The Political Correctness Brigades come after the ACLU

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 7, 2017   The Political Correctness Brigades come after the ACLU (We told you guys they were coming for you)     As we’ve said before, it is up to you American liberals to defend yourselves. The political correctness brigades see you as a soft target that can be […]


80 Years Ago This Week, Marijuana Prohibition Began With These Arrests

By Against Crony Capitalism October 5, 2017   80 Years Ago This Week, Marijuana Prohibition Began With These Arrests     Drugs should be a state level issue. Legal in one state, perhaps illegal in others. This is how our Constitution is supposed to work. Unfortunately the FDR era control freaks in Washington didn’t much care […]

80 Years Ago This Week, Marijuana Prohibition Began With These Arrests

Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position? Will Neel Kaskari soon be the head of the Federal Reserve?

Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 4, 2017   Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position? Will Neel Kaskari soon be the head of the Federal Reserve?     The debate internally at the White House in the musty recesses where such things are discussed is whether Yellen stays on […]


Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

By Against Crony Capitalism September 28, 2017   Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars   “War is a racket.” –  Major General Smedley Butler     Last night I was watching a documentary on The Battle of Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War. I encourage everyone to view it. It lays out starkly the hell […]

Here’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars

When Billionaires Build Stadiums, Taxpayers Get Whacked

By Against Crony Capitalism September 26, 2017   When Billionaires Build Stadiums, Taxpayers Get Whacked     The NFL is deeply crony. Hey taxpayers – pay for my stadium. Thanks. What? You want “free” tickets? Ha! That’s funny. Don’t you know nothing’s free? Don’t worry though. You can look at the stadium you built me on […]

When Billionaires Build Stadiums, Taxpayers Get Whacked

Why does a florist need a government-issued license? Why does an interior decorator need one?

States realizing it’s stupid to make it hard to earn a living

By Against Crony Capitalism September 25, 2017   States realizing it’s stupid to make it hard to earn a living     (From The Conservative Review)   Why does a florist need a government-issued license? Why does an interior decorator need one? As one article points out, why does a casket maker in Louisiana need a license, including […]


Report: Nearly 30 Percent of Public School Teachers Chronically Absent

By Against Crony Capitalism September 21, 2017   Report: Nearly 30 Percent of Public School Teachers Chronically Absent   Stories like this really make me question the future of this country. How can parents stand for this? But they do. No wonder FDR, the closest thing this country has ever had to a fascist in the […]

Report: Nearly 30 Percent of Public School Teachers Chronically Absent

Rand Paul: Why Not Pay For Hurricane Relief By Cutting Foreign Aid Spending?

Rand Paul: Why Not Pay For Hurricane Relief By Cutting Foreign Aid Spending?

By Against Crony Capitalism September 13, 2017   Rand Paul: Why Not Pay For Hurricane Relief By Cutting Foreign Aid Spending?     Sounds good to us. (From The Jack News)   Instead of borrowing the money, Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul wants to pay for hurricane relief by cutting foreign aid spending commensurately. If $20 […]


Hands On with the TSA’s New ‘Enhanced’ Pat-Down Procedure

By Against Crony Capitalism September 13, 2017   Hands On with the TSA’s New ‘Enhanced’ Pat-Down Procedure   Yesterday we wrote about the loss of dignity and privacy in the wake of the September 11th 2001 attacks. Well… (From The Weekly Standard)   After going through a metal detector in the TSA-Pre security line, I was […]

Hands On with the TSA’s New ‘Enhanced’ Pat-Down Procedure