Dollar General’s Startling Admission: Half Of U.S. Consumers Are Feeling More “Dire” Than Ever

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SNAP is a strange animal. On the one hand it does help some people who are in very troubled circumstances. On another hand the program is also widely abused and everyone knows it. And on still another hand SNAP is big time crony capitalism with taxpayer money barely stopping in recipients accounts before being funneled to companies like Coca-Cola and General Mills.

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Gingrich makes fun of “suck up” (and Monsanto man) Mitt Romney

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Newt Gingrich can be legitimately funny. He is here.

(From Politico)

“You have never, ever in your career seen a serious adult who’s wealthy, independent, has been a presidential nominee, suck up at the rate that Mitt Romney is sucking up,” Gingrich continued. “And I am confident that he thinks now that Donald Trump is one of his closest friends, that they have so many things in common, that they’re both such wise,

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Trudeau’s turn from cool to laughing stock

Trudeau with another corrupt Marxist, Dilma Rouseff the now impeached former president of Brazil.
Trudeau with another corrupt Marxist, Dilma Rousseff the now impeached former president of Brazil.

For the record I’ve never thought of Trudeau as “cool.” More “tool” than cool.

Trudeau’s boneheaded love letter to Castro is a great example of why the utmost caution should be used when dealing with “progressive” politicians. It seems, at least to me, that there is always a quiet (and sometimes not so quiet) affinity for authoritarianism.

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No, Donald Trump has not given his campaign $100 million, and other answers to your money questions

“I will have in my race more than $100 million put in of my money, meaning I’m not taking all of this big money from all of these different corporations like she’s doing,” Trump said at the debate. “What I ask is this. I’m putting in more, by the time it’s finished, I’ll have more than $100 million invested. Pretty much self-funding.” -Donald Trump

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One of the great appeals for many with Trump was his assertion that he was “self funding”

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Trump Picks Marijuana Opponent For Health Secretary

It's OK. Life will still go on in a world where pot is totally legal. Business will be done. People will still go to church. Families will still gather for dinner. It will be OK. There will be less crime though.
It’s OK. Life will still go on in a world where pot is totally legal. Business will be done. People will still go to church. Families will still gather for dinner. It will be OK. There will be less crime though.

Cannabis should be legal. I’m sorry my socially conservative friends, but it should be. In a country that prides itself on liberty and freedom no one should be going to jail for weed.

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