Tag Archives: Tariffs

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

The current collection: How gasoline provides fewer miles per gallon now (Article) Are cell phone towers dangerous to human life? (Article) (Damfino) The culture: Washington is becoming the first state to allow using human remains as fertilizer (Report) The economy: … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Goverrnment, Politics, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

ADAM SMITH and DONALD TRUMP on TARIFFS

Media reports portray our Prez as a mad protectionist throwing tariffs like Zeus was supposed to throw thunderbolts. A Google search reinforces that. But a patient searcher may find that, as seems often the case with this President, the opposite … Continue reading

Posted in Ecomomics, Goverrnment, Politics, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 2 Comments

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE …(Politically Uncorrected)

Scenes from the week’s human comedy: Government: TSA is tracking regular travelers like terrorists in secret surveillance program? (Report) Corruption: Mideast terrorists using U.S. supplied arms? (Article) The economy: Brits are living beyond their means on borrowed money? (Article) (Who … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Goverrnment, Politics, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment