Category Archives: Taxes

Who Really Owns ‘Private Property’ In The U.S?

Both owners and renters of real estate directly or indirectly pay property taxes to support government. If the tax isn’t paid, the government takes the property. Thus the reality of American ‘private property’ is that yours is rented from the … Continue reading

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Gleanings from the Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

Our passing scene has seemed rich with events that could have occurred on no other planet; we spread this sampling before you for you, not we, to evaluate though our feelings may leak through here and there. Please enjoy! We’re … Continue reading

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Will Wal-Mart Workers Walk Tomorrow? (If They Do, Then What?)

The stillborn Fast Food Strike now receding, union-less (and cheap) Wal-Mart is to be attacked tomorrow, September 5th with union-organized employee walkouts in 15 big cities, primarily bastions of Democrat government. The recent smug self-satisfaction of America’s big private-sector unions … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene… (Politically Uncorrected)

For those prepared to think, this week’s scene seems pretty heavy. As always, you decide for yourself; you’ll know what I think. Now you see it… now you don’t. California provided a small business tax break about six years ago; … Continue reading

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Economic ‘Stimulus,’ Broken Windows And Reality

A French economist made a point of economic misdirection common in his first half of the 19th century and persistent today. Frederic Bastiat in fact, wrote a book titled: “That Which Is Seen, And That Which Is Not Seen” to … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

The pickings have been rich this week and as always, you may decide what they tell us of the world in which we now live. Eqypt/Ethopia  explains that our good friend (at billions of dollars) Egypt, now that it is … Continue reading

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Here They Come Again…Hide Your Money! (And Grab Your Phone)

The Internet Sales Tax is Senate Leader Harry Reid’s latest raid on your standard of living, popped out of the air now with a quick vote planned ASAP. (Before people hear about it and raise a fuss.) Harry obviously doesn’t care that … Continue reading

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