Anthony Blinken’s complete bungling of the Afghanistan pullout is enough to rank him among the worst Secretaries of State ever to hold office. Unfortunately, that isn’t his only major failure. Blinken’s playlist, a mish-mash of music from around the world, looked as though it were curated in order to further American foreign policy and target […]
Another Trump-impeaching GOP congressman, Re. John Katko of NY has decided to call it quits. In a statement on Friday, Katko announced that he’s leaving office to spend more time with his family. The Wall Street Journal reports: Rep. John Katko, a moderate Republican who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump following the Jan. 6 riot […]
Originally posted March 21, 2021.
UPDATE 6/2/2020: Donald Trump is America’s “States Rights president.” During COVID-19 and the current George Floyd riots, President Trump has encouraged states to find solutions, only stepping in to assist if necessary. The states are the laboratories of Democracy, and Trump gives them ample opportunity to try solutions that work for them, rather than applying […]
Click here to learn more about the Thirsty Mermaid. Originally posted April 19, 2021.
Originally posted on March 26, 2021. Hard to believe it has been nearly 30 years since I walked away from dealing with investing clients, prospects, or the financial media. I also stopped speaking at capacity-filled investment conferences around the world from New Orleans to Switzerland to Hong Kong. About that same time, Debbie and I […]
The story of Dollar General is told here by The Wall Street Journal’s Sharon Terlep. Dollar General is a store that sells products at rock bottom prices in the gaps where communities are too small to support a Walmart or other big box stores.
Despite Donald Trump no longer living in the White House, CNN and other liberal news networks have done all they can to keep his memory alive. The media coverage surrounding the ridiculous January 6 anniversary events was a pathetic attempt to gin up ratings using the networks’ favorite punching bag. To no avail though, no […]
The latest Quinnipiac poll has found that an increasing number of Americans disapprove of the job that Joe Biden is doing in the White House. The latest poll finds that 53% of Americans are unhappy with his performance, compared to only 33% who approve. Chief among Americans’ concerns is Biden’s handling of the economy. The […]
I have long been a proponent of what I call the Swiss Way. Switzerland’s small governments, acting locally, are the purest form of democracy available in modern society. Taki Theodorocopulous calls Switzerland’s traditional form of government “selective democracy.” Taki calls the West’s model of democracy a sham, citing its open borders and toxic media. He […]