What we have is a “snake oil peddler/salesman” running the white house.

    Obama, “The snake oil peddler became a stock character in Western movies: a travelling “doctor” with dubious credentials, selling some medicine (such as snake oil) with boisterous marketing hype, often supported by pseudo-scientific evidence, typically bogus. To enhance sales, an accomplice in the crowd (a “shill”) would often “attest” the value of the product in an effort to provoke buying enthusiasm. The “doctor” would prudently | Read More »

    Billy Mays

    Salesman, entrepreneur, capitalist There will be no tribute to Billy Mays today at the American Enterprise Institute. He won’t be on the cover of Newsweek with a halo on his head. The Wall Street Journal gave him barely a mention. We need to do better. If we who celebrate free enterprise, capitalism, and The American Dream will not pay attention to his passing, why should | Read More »