Two Things Money Can’t Buy

    Money can’t buy you love, and it can’t turn a design flaw into a safe bridge. These two truths will endure until the end of time. Campaign Obama ran into a little trouble this week for insisting that Republican budget cuts would cause our crumbling infrastructure to collapse like that bridge in Minnesota. (FYI, our “crumbling” status will not be upgraded until Joe Biden gets | Read More »

    Let’s Talk About Laffer

    I recently cross-posted one of my blogs here on Facebook, and inevitably the one person I knew would comment did.  “M,” as I’ll call him, used the following to deride my view that taxes are a dis-incentive to work: My question is whether any proposed tax cut on businesses would constitute a large enough amount of money to permit the hiring of new workers. Surely, | Read More »