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Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR (Goodbye state run media? Sounds good)

Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR  

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   Trump proposes eliminating federal funding for PBS, NPR (Goodbye state run media? Sounds good)     It’s about time. It’s crazy that we have what is basically state media in this country. That is not the proper roll for government, particularly in this republic. And I […]


Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

By Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve     Yes indeed. How the central planners at the Federal Reserve manipulate the economy (and inevitably screw it up) is not understood by most politically engaged people. For instance there are still those who insist […]

Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

In your heart, you know Rand Paul was right

In your heart, you know Rand Paul was right

By Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   In your heart, you know Rand Paul was right     He often is. Tax cuts are good. And needed to be had. But with those tax cuts should come a reduction is spending. The debt that hangs over us is expensive in many ways. (From The American […]


The FISA-Gate Boomerangs, “At some distant point, investigators and the media will conclude that the nexus of wrongdoing was likely Barack Obama himself.”

The FISA-Gate Boomerangs, “At some distant point, investigators and the media will conclude that the nexus of wrongdoing was likely Barack Obama himself.”

By Against Crony Capitalism February 6, 2018   The FISA-Gate Boomerangs, “At some distant point, investigators and the media will conclude that the nexus of wrongdoing was likely Barack Obama himself.”     This is an excellent piece from Victor Davis Hansen at The National Review. Anyone interested in the Russia/FBI/Trump/Hillary/Obama mess should read it. (From […]


Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare

By Against Crony Capitalism January 30, 2018   Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare     Well great. We have 3 companies headed by crony capitalists, Bezos, Buffett, and Jamie Dimon, getting together on healthcare. How long until they try to rope taxpayers in? We hope for the best here. […]

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare

New Scandal: Mueller Hid Russian Uranium Spies From Public View (VIDEO)

By Against Crony Capitalism January 22, 2018   New Scandal: Mueller Hid Russian Uranium Spies From Public View     Every once in a while Dick Morris does a really good video. This is one of these. It disappoints me that this is where we are in this country. #Releasethememo Copyright © 2018 Against Crony Capitalism. […]

New Scandal: Mueller Hid Russian Uranium Spies From Public View

“It’s as though welfare reform passed California by, leaving a dependency trap in place.”

The LA Times Asks: Why is liberal California the poverty capital of America?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 17, 2018   The LA Times Asks: Why is liberal California the poverty capital of America? “It’s as though welfare reform passed California by, leaving a dependency trap in place.”       I was talking with a couple of colleagues over lunch the other day and I mentioned […]


Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 9, 2018   Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?     As David Brooks says, the anti-Trump folks are getting dumber, and that is saying something. Some people, en masse, have just lost their minds with regard […]


Congressional investigators find irregularities in FBI’s handling of Clinton email case

By Against Crony Capitalism January 4, 2018   “Irregularities huh?”   (From The Hill)   Republicans on key congressional committees say they have uncovered new irregularities and contradictions inside the FBI’s probe of Hillary Clinton’s email server.   For the first time, investigators say they have secured written evidence that the FBI believed there was evidence that […]

Congressional investigators find irregularities in FBI’s handling of Clinton email case