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Has America’s Capital Gone To Galt’s Gulch?

In Ayn Rand’s epic novel, Atlas Shrugged, John Galt and other who believe in free market capitalism become fed up with the ever more intrusive government, which has destroyed the free market system, so they create their own secret capitalist paradise and one by one they disappear from the American scene. While doing some research on the dollar as the world’s reserve currency, I came across this graph, at Financial Sense,  which left me staring at it with my mouth open for what seemed to be about five minutes. It is a graph of Net Domestic Investment produced by the […]

Liberal to English Translation

I know many liberals and have asked them all the same question, “You detested that Bush spent so much money and raised our national debt, yet Obama is quadrupling this debt and has, in fact amassed more deficit spending than all other Presidents combined. Does this bother you?” Every single time the answer has been, “No, it doesn’t bother me because he is spending money on things that need to be done.” To which I state something along the lines of, “You mean like A $246 million tax break for Hollywood movie producers to buy motion picture film, or $600 […]