This article is dead on. The #oldmedia is dying and they are trying (desperately) to pull a fast one while they can.
That was 2013. Times have changed.
Elon is the most likable of the big time crony capitalists but he is a big time crony capitalist none-the-less.
This is encouraging. He sounds reasonable. (This does not surprise me.) His job was to do what the President said. The military is part of the Executive Branch. The President is the Commander in Chief. But this snippet of candor recorded at a 2015 conference sheds a little light on the man and it is welcome. Especially as he will likely be our new Secretary of Defense.
The bureaucracy in Washington is at least as dangerous as the lawmakers in Washington. Start cutting and cut deep. Drop that ax.
I’m sorry “liberal” fans of ACC but this is too great not to share with our readers. My bet is that many Americans are taking note of who said what in this video.
I so wish I had been at an election night party in the Hollywood Hills with some of these folks. Man, that would have been entertaining. Everyone on their phones calling their therapists and dealers.
The last clip from Obama is just fantastic.
Excellent article! But look who wrote it!
In his Washington Post article, Summers argues for capitalism operating under a rule of law that applies to everyone, not a capitalism that is based on “deals” with government. We agree. The only problem is that coming from Summers it is the height of hypocrisy.
Summers favors policies that put government more and more in control of the economy, which is a sure recipe for crony capitalism.
The old foreign policy.
Lord, let us hope so.
As we’ve said before – there will be wins and losses with Trump.
Actually I’d say we need to remember his policies too, which were horrific. But point taken.
(From The Guardian)
Castro was an authoritarian. As JFK said of the revolutionaries: “They promised individual liberty and free elections. They promised an end to harsh police-state tactics. They promised a better life for a people long oppressed by both economic and political tyranny. But in the two years since that revolution swept Fidel Castro into power,
On Pelosi a very partisan friend of mine recently said that he hoped the current minority leader in the House stayed in leadership as he was quite pleased with her performance over the last 8 years. She’s been pretty darn good for Republicans.