Category Archives: Politics

When Capitalism Saved Sweden

Sweden’s economic history encapsulated: Sweden was once capitalist, and it grew rich. Then Sweden turned socialist, and it grew poor. Then Sweden turned capitalist again, and it was saved! If you think Sweden is socialist, then you know something that … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Politics | Tagged | Leave a comment

Leftist Economics: The Magical Accretion of Wealth

As George Orwell observed, “there are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them.” __ https://www.providencejournal.com/opinion/20190319/my-turn-mackubin-thomas-owens-ignoring-socialisms-countless-corpses Socialism is once again fashionable in certain circles of American society — particularly in the university, the media, political activist circles, … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Ideology, Politics | Tagged | 1 Comment

Another Perspective on New Zealand Mosque Shootings

Note: In the west, everyone is protected by the rule of law. The confessed perpetrators of the Christchurch outrages should be prosecuted and punished, promptly and as thoroughly as New Zealand law allows. A Cultural Immune System The media is … Continue reading

Posted in Crime and Punishment, Politics | Tagged | 8 Comments

California: Experiment in Extreme One-Party Rule

Venezuela is the poster-boy of socialist policies acted out to their conclusion. So are North Korea and Zimbabwe. And now the US state of California has decided to join the parade of socialist descent, just to show that it can. … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged | 2 Comments

Should Andy McCabe be Executed for Treason?

If So, Perhaps He Should Not Be Alone Disgraced former FBI Director Andy McCabe confessed on the air that he conspired with other government officials to remove a constitutionally elected President of the United States from office. This conspiracy has … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Politics | Tagged | 8 Comments

Looks Like France is Gonna Need a Lot More Guillotines

Emperor Macron Reaps Whirlwind w/ Unpopular Climate Tax For weeks, yellow-vested protesters have been on the streets of Paris, protesting new climate taxes proposed by the man who has been proclaimed France’s new “Sun King.” The New French Revolution: In … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Politics

The Universe is Infinite: Economic Growth is Forever*

Since Dawn of History: Humans Discover Opportunity and Growth Human progress and economic growth followed a natural — but bumpy and uneven — track. Agriculture led to surplus wealth, cities, specialisation of labour, and trade. Despite thousands of years of … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, expansive future, Ideology, Politics, Space Future | Tagged | 3 Comments

Diane Feinstein Fears for Virtue of Humanoid Robots

Notice: Parts of the article below contain satirical material. Senator Diane Feinstein Warns Against Sexual Abuse of Robots! In a recent press conference Senator Feinstein noted that in Japan, humanoid robots are already being used as office receptionists and waitresses. … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Robots, satire, Sex | Tagged | 2 Comments

Surge of Americans Renouncing US Citizenship

It seemed like there was exponential growth in the number of expatriates from 2008 until the end of 2016. However, the numbers seem to be leveling off, or even dropping. __ Source via TaxProf A large number of US citizens … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Ideology, Philosophy, Politics | Tagged | 4 Comments

Donald Trump: Alone Against the Apocalypse?

Fighting Chaos with Chaos? Trump as “Chaos-Master” Faces Down Forces of Doom From its start, the Trump administration has been plagued by charges of “chaos.” From the revolving door of senior staffers — including two secretaries of state, three national … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Doom, Electrical Power Grid, Government, Politics | Tagged | 2 Comments

Is Trump Bringing Latin America to Its Senses?

Not so long ago, Latin America was riding a big red wave of leftist triumphalism — from Cuba to Venezuela to Ecuador to Brazil to Nicaragua … But leftism in Latin America seems to have fallen on hard times recently: … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Ideology, Politics | Tagged | 1 Comment

Maximum Impact: How One Man Could Change the World

Global Change via Religion/Philosophy Looking at Moses, Jesus, the Buddha, Mohamed, and the Hindu legacies, one sees many long-term impacts of a global and quasi-global nature. Religion represents a deep and archetypal philosophy, which acts on multiple layers of the … Continue reading

Posted in Jordan Peterson, Philosophy, Politics, Ritual and Tradition | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Should Hillary Clinton Be in Federal Prison?

Update: Timeline to infamy for Hillary, Obama, and a tainted FBI/DOJ How did a piece of opposition research, described by former FBI Director James Comey as both “salacious and unverified,” become the driving force behind the allegations that Trump colluded … Continue reading

Posted in Government, Hillary Clinton, Media, Obama, Politics | Tagged ,

Today’s Left: A Compassionate Beating, a Caring Riot

Leftists Think of Themselves as “Caring and Compassionate” But there is a huge difference between “feelings of compassion,” and true acts of kindness. One is known by his actions, not by his words or his “feelings.” And the actions of … Continue reading

Posted in Coming Anarchy, Groupthink, Ideology, Idiocracy, Politics, Propaganda, Terrorism, University, Zombies | Tagged

They Merely Dislike Trump Less Than They Do the Other Guys

Most US voters do not care much for Trump. But they dislike his elitist detractors far more. The Strange, Effective Logic of Trump’s Tweets While the news and entertainment media tie themselves in knots reacting to last night’s tweets, Trump … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Politics | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Is Trump Destroying Ratings of NFL, Late Night “Comedy”?

NFL Becomes “Least Liked Sport” in America Not long ago, American football was the most popular sport in the US by a wide margin. But ever since the NFL went from being an action sport to being a political protest … Continue reading

Posted in Groupthink, Politics | Tagged | 2 Comments

A More Relevant Ranking of Top US Universities

Universities were once meant to expose young people to “the universe” of rational schools of thought. The diversity of ideas and freedom of expression were once of paramount importance, before political correctness took over. In the interest of full disclosure, … Continue reading

Posted in Groupthink, Politics, University | Tagged

Trump’s Long Game: Behind a Smokescreen of Tweets

Trump did not go through the arduous journey of running for office and being elected US President just so he could spend his time sending out tweets. Behind the curtain, Trump marches on. Trump’s Long Game Achievements Have Just Begun … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Politics | Tagged | 1 Comment

Bernie Sanders: Still Honeymooning in the USSR

Bernie Sanders took his newlywed wife Jane to Yaroslavl, northeast of Moscow. It seemed an appropriate honeymoon spot to Burlington Vermont’s Marxist mayor. And so newly-wedded Bernie took his new bride to the USSR as an affirmation of their love … Continue reading

Posted in Groupthink, Medicine, Politics | Tagged | 1 Comment

Simple Solution to Political Violence in America?

A recent article at the Fabius Maximus website examines recent left-instigated violence in Charlottesville, Evergreen College, Berkeley, Portland OR, and several other locations. The common thread linking these violent episodes of political violence is a vicious leftist intent to deny … Continue reading

Posted in Groupthink, Ideology, Media, Politics, Propaganda | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Every Day of Trump is a Day Without Hillary

And That’s Reason Enough to Smile Al Fin was never fond of Trump, until the election. But watching Hillary Clinton and her band of ugly malcontents lose the election somehow created — not a soft spot, but — a spot … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Politics | Tagged | 13 Comments

Looking at Trump as if He Were Not Crazy

Some of President Trump’s tweets and actions — such as the abrupt firing of FBI Director James Comey — seem almost nonsensical. The media and general punditry certainly want to paint Trump in all shades of crazy, but what if … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Government, Politics | Tagged | 2 Comments

High Tax / Low Opportunity States Losing People

States that voted for Hillary are going broke and losing the people and businesses they cannot afford to lose. High-tax states are losing human capital and financial wealth to low-tax states with more personal and regulatory freedom. When people leave … Continue reading

Posted in Demographics, Economics, Government, Politics | Tagged

Is the George Soros Gang Trying to Incite a US Civil War?

Shortly after the 2016 US elections which placed Donald Trump in the White House, George Soros met with a cabal of like-minded disaffected dementors to devise a path of destruction for the incoming Trump administration. It is not that these … Continue reading

Posted in Groupthink, Ideology, Politics | Tagged ,

US Murder Map: Looking for Visual Correlations

US Murder Map 2014 Most of the murders in the US are committed within a particular set of locations. The map above helps to highlight the US counties where most homicides take place. In 2014, the most recent year that … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Idiocracy, Politics | Tagged ,