Police: If You’re Being Attacked, Don’t Try to Defend Yourself

A few days ago, a couple of armed thugs tried to rob two college students in Virginia. As they probably quickly found out, they picked on the wrong guys. And yes, one of the attackers was black. The other appeared to be Latino. And I have no idea what race the victims were. I can guess that since their race is not being reported in the media, that they were probably white. It’s usually portrayed as racist when the media point out that white people are often victims of black attackers. The robbery Read more […]

Why the USDA Didn’t Release Food Stamp Data Until After the Election

We all thought there must have been some shenanigans a couple months ago when the Bureau of Labor Statistics released a sugarcoated jobs report showing the unemployment was 7.8%. Since it was so close to an election, we thought the numbers had to have been manipulated to help Obama’s re-election chances. Another such statistic routinely released at the end of the month or in the first day or two at the beginning of the next month is the USDA’s SNAP Current Participation Report – the number Read more […]