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Dazi Acres Pork vs. The Other Guys

When you’re raising animals beyond organically you’re pretty sure the end product is going to be really good but you’re never sure until you actually get the end product. Last week we took our five hogs to the abattoir for slaughter; it was a little sad for us…these were the first pigs we’d raised and, while they were, at times, a troublesome lot, they were also happy to see us and loved nothing more than having their backs and necks rubbed three times a day. We also made the mistake of looking back as we prepared to leave the parking lot; […]

Odds and Sods and Other Interesting Stuff

t least I hope you find the other stuff interesting. Regulation Mania Our poor country has suffered from regulatory mania for decades. It is the nature of the so-called progressive to want to control every aspect of our lives. Environmental radicals seem to care more about the well being of planet earth than they do about the well being of mankind. These people we know also have a political agenda and it is way to the left. Regulatory mania reached a peak in recent decades due to what is called “regulatory capture”. Regulatory capture occurs when the radical element that […]

When you hear about Obama's "Jobs Bill," Think Porkulus

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Well, we have the “Jobs Bill” Porkulus version whatever, filled with all new shovel ready or  infrastructure nonexistent jobs.  It was well know that that the administration went out of their way to avoid the words, “stimulus, shovel ready,” and the like.  Obviously, they are following the tried and true regressive tradition of repackaging old failed policies with shiny new wrappers. I think we ought to take off the shiny wrapper, revealing the failure underneath, shall we?  And what better way to do that than to look at the original Porkulus?  Here are some excerpts from CH posts on that steaming pile of failure […]