Against Being A Yutz: What was Jonathan Gruber Thinking?!
Jonathan Gruber’s new role in Washington, DC could be described by a recent hit song from Gotye. Now he’s just somebody that they used to know. It wasn’t always that way…. It was 5 April 2006. The Jolly, Old Brookings Institute gathered their Illuminati to discuss how they would save us all from our own, self-imposed inadequacies. The line-up went as follows: Moderator: Peter Orszag | Read More »
Jonathan Gruber To America: You’re Welcome!
Jonathan Gruber is a disciplined professional. He is vital to the method and paradigm by which the American People are herdedgoverned. He is a specialist with a valuable skill that makes our Post-modern American Empire function on all six of its pistons. He is a Board Certified, Government Licensed, Eschatological Architecture Technician (EAT).* And as long as the illusion is properly used, a good, working | Read More »
The White House Commits to Destroying Jobs to Fight Climate Change
Chinese leader Xi Jinping and President Obama struck a deal Wednesday to limit greenhouse gases, with China committing for the first time to cap carbon emissions and Obama unveiling a plan for deeper U.S. emissions reductions through 2025. China, the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, pledged in the far-reaching agreement to cap its rapidly growing carbon emissions by 2030, or earlier if possible. -Washington | Read More »
The Economic Issues in This Election
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the economic issues facing the voters this election, how it may impact their choice at the polls and what economic reforms the GOP should make should they control Capitol Hill.
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Obama’s trashing of the economy: by the numbers
As you head to the polls next week, ask yourself that quintessential political question: are you better off today than you were 2, 4, or 6 years ago? Hell, are you better off today than you were last year? For the overwhelming majority of Americans the answer is a resounding no. Though the administration likes to highlight good economic news (remember Recovery Summer) they can | Read More »
Hillary Gives Us The Business, David Perdue Gives Us The Truth
In 2008, it took a few public speaking appearances to really sell the Democratic Party on Barack Obama’s credentials as their party’s candidate in that year’s Presidential Election. In 2014, Hillary Rodham Clinton is back on the stump again. There are certain things she doesn’t believe you should ever let people tell you. The truth for example. Hillaryworld™ is revealed in it’s disingenuous, fact-free glory | Read More »
Fracking Boom Has OPEC Worried as Oil Prices Fall
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss falling oil prices, how the franking boom has contributed to supply and why OPEC is worried.
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Ebola, Ottawa Attack and Amazon Earnings Hit Markets
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Ebola’s arrival in NYC, the disappointing earnings from Amazon and the impact of recent events on the markets.
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More Evidence Surfaces of Faked Employment Numbers
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss new evidence of faked employment report numbers, what this means for the historical analysis of the data and how to fix this persistent problem.
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China Overtakes U.S. as World’s Largest Economy
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the wild stock market swings, if we’re heading for a correction and China’s new title as the world’s largest economy.
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Raw Numbers Show a Different September Jobs Picture
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the September jobs report, why the raw numbers are much different than the headlines and Pimco’s turmoil.
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Progressivism Will Lead To The Rise of Neo-Fascism
The current, dying state of Europe is our warning that the world must be saved from Progressivism. That starts at home. That starts with the election of 2014. By killing the human spirit, Progressivism reduces societies braced by vibrant and sustaining cultures into dystopias of brain-washed, homogeneous diversity reminiscent of the one in Ayn Rand’s novella Anthem. By choosing enforced equality and homogenized diversity over | Read More »
Demotism Is the Most Pernicious Form of Climate Change
Image Credit: Bergheim Follies Demotism is a form of mob rule, where politicians pander to what they see as the popular will, rather than making their own decisions as independent leaders. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. used the occasion of the recent Climate March in Manhattan to grandstand and attempt to increase the demotic pressure of the mob on UN attendees of a Climate Summit. If | Read More »
How the Worm Crawls Into the Apple
You can put a fork in Silicon Valley. They are done. Jesse “King of Beers” Jackson has his talons in their tills and they have maybe, at best, 10 more years in which they will be a positive and innovative source of American technological advance. He informs us that ”Hi-tech giants have a moral and economic duty to promote inclusivity in their workforces” Apple CEO | Read More »
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Worst Case Scenario: Why I Believe The Internet Could Get Shut Down
Image Credit: (VALERY HACHE / AFP/Getty Images) Congressman Darrell Issa should be angry. He’s not the shy, retiring type. He likes acting on his anger and enjoys it when other folks watch. His latest source of ire is Marilyn Taverner. It turns out that the HHS IT system for Obamacare has been hacked and used as a platform for malware. He explains below. “Considering this | Read More »