America rarely does time capsules anymore, but the ones it does should include videos from February 2011 of American TV reporters exulting in the triumph of the Arab Spring. “This is the sound of a people rising,” ABC’s Terry Moran told us from Cairo. For Egyptians, it was a day “when a people rose and made themselves a new country, a new world, a new life.”
Democrats pundits are fleeing Obama, again. See Caveman article: http://www.cavemannews.com/NewDemocraticStrategy.htm bbm
Sep 02 2014 - Ludwig von Mises Institute
by Robert Batemarco
John Tamny recently wrote a piece at Forbes titled, “The Closing of the Austrian School’s Economic Mind” in which he critiqued certain claims made in Frank Hollenbeck’s Mises Daily article, “Confusing Capitalism with Fractional Reserve Banking.”
Sep 02 2014 - The Dallas Morning News
by Esther Cepeda
After back–to–back readings of three books chronicling the state of food production in the U.S., I’ve realized that except for a few childhood trips to South America during which I drank warm goat’s milk and ate freshly picked corn, beans, potatoes, rice and fruits, I’m not truly familiar with what real food tastes like. I’ve done a lot of carbohydrate, fat and fiber monitoring over the past 15 years, attempting to fend off the dreaded Type 2 diabetes, which runs in my family.
Sep 02 2014 - Mercury News
by Mercury News Editorial
Appliance efficiency, gas mileage standards –– and now a ban on one–time–use plastic bags. California once again sets the pace for the nation in improving the environment and, by the way, people's lives. Despite an outrageously cynical last–minute lobbying blitz, the Legislature came through last week. When Gov. Jerry Brown signs the bill, the Golden State will be the first to go plastic bagless.
Another violation of people's liberty. Price controls don't work in the long term. The complication of remembering to bring your old dirty bag to the grocery to put your fresh fruits into will not last. It is another leftist trick to control us. bbm