U.S. Congressional Idiots Pass Baseless Sanctions Against Russia »

Sanctions Usually Don’t Work First of all, in needs to be understood that, in general, sanctions hurt the people of the targeted country, not the country itself, and in this case, certainly not any leaders such as Putin.  In fact, in many cases, sanctions serve to strengthen the targeted country, such as the strengthening ties between […]

Just Light Your Tax Dollars on Fire »

by James Wilson The Los Angeles Times today had several front page articles that struck me as oddly related.  The first reads “Health Law to Return to High Court”.  The second major story is titled “U.S. to Double Force Aiding Iraqis”. Evidently a conservative group called The Competitive Enterprise Institute has challenged what amounts to […]