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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

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 […]

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

Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps

Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps

By Against Crony Capitalism April 13, 2017   Boeing Trying to Sell Planes to Leading Official of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps     But we’ve got to keep the taxpayer funded Export-Import Bank, aka “Boeing’s Bank”, open right Congress? (And Mr. President?) (From The Washington Free Beacon)   U.S airline manufacturer Boeing is coming under […]


Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

By Against Crony Capitalism March 31, 2017   Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest     Now, this is a smart protest. (From The Hill)   “Great news! The House just voted to pass SJR34. We will finally be able to buy the browser history of all the Congresspeople who […]

Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims

Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims

By Against Crony Capitalism March 21, 2017   Fox News pulls Judge Napolitano over his Trump wiretap claims     (From The LA Times)   Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano is being kept off the air indefinitely amid the controversy over his unverified claims that British intelligence wiretapped Trump Tower at the behest […]


Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism March 14, 2017   Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw       It is impossible to repeal and preserve Obamacare at the same time.   The Congressional Budget office today reported that 24mm people would lose health insurance coverage under the Ryancare bill. Mainstream Republicans were not pleased to hear that. But let’s […]

Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

Does this former British Ambassador actually know the identity of the Wikileaks email leaker? (He says emails handed directly to HIM in a DC park)

By Against Crony Capitalism December 15, 2016   Does this former British Ambassador actually know the identity of the Wikileaks email leaker? (He says emails handed directly to HIM in a DC park)     (From Zerohedge)   The former intelligence analyst, British Ambassador to Uzbekistan, and chancellor of the University of Dundee (Craig Murray) […]

Does this former British Ambassador actually know the identity of the Wikileaks email leaker?

Mainstream Media Goes Full McCarthyite

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism November 20, 2016   Mainstream Media Goes Full McCarthyite     Senator Joe McCarthy perfected the technique in the United States: whenever you disagree with anybody, don’t debate ideas, go right into name calling. In McCarthy’s day, the epithet of choice was  “Communist.”  In recent years, it has morphed into […]

Mainstream Media Goes Full McCarthyite

IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

By Against Crony Capitalism July 3, 2016     (From IBD)   IRS official Lois Lerner didn’t merely target conservative groups to take away their tax-free status, as first suspected, but also handed over more than a million pages of tax returns to the Justice Department. That’s a crime.   It’s now apparent, if it […]

IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

How Wartime Washington Lives in Luxury

How Wartime Washington Lives in Luxury

By Against Crony Capitalism April 27, 2016   How Wartime Washington Lives in Luxury     War can be excellent business. It is also often hell. So that leaves us in a weird place. This article needs to be read, particularly by people who are not familiar with Washington DC, our wealthiest American metropolitan area […]


Hold Worst Polluter On Earth — Government — Responsible For Its Injustice

By Against Crony Capitalism April 21, 2016   Hold Worst Polluter On Earth — Government — Responsible For Its Injustice     We have said this multiple times in this space. There is no greater polluter than the government. Yet so many environmentalists place such faith in government. It’s strange. It’s like a girlfriend who […]

Hold Worst Polluter On Earth — Government — Responsible For Its Injustice