GOP War Pushers Set Up Obama To End Sequestration

Sequestration did not cut the US budget at all. It merely cut back on planned increases in the budget in the future. If Congress and the President had simply agreed on a spending freeze, that would have been a much more significant step to begin to restore faith in US financial governance and the economy. But even though the sequester “cuts” are so insignificant, they are still painful to people who believe in, sell, and depend upon “omnipotent government.” In the Republican Party there Read more […]

What We’re Reading July 31, 2013

We hope you’re having a great Wednesday wherever you are and that the news we dig up for you this morning helps you navigate the day more efficiently! It’s a busy world out there, and you don’t have a ton of free time to be doing Internet searches for the most important items of the day… lucky for you, we do. We drink gallons of coffee in an effort to stay awake long enough to scour the far reaches of the world wide web in an effort to bring you the most important, useful and useless information Read more […]

“Oh Noes!” Pat Buchanan Was Right!

I first read “The Death of the West” by Pat Buchanan as a senior in college back in 2003. I was immediately struck by the titanic nature of demographic transition. See, I was a social studies student whose passion was European history… but was developing a real affinity for human geography. Reading Buchanan’s book was one of my “transformational” moments when it came to realizing that I wanted to engage culture in a real way. That moment was over a decade ago, but it still remains Read more […]