Is This What Congress Needs To Be Focused On?

“Today the Senate antitrust subcommittee will hold hearings on perhaps the only American institution less popular than Congress itself: the Bowl Championship Series (BCS).”

Sheesh! Really? Of course this is being led by two Republican congressmen. Yeah great, way to lead by example guys. This is exactly the kind of thing that most Americans are concerned about, you’ve really got your finger on the old national pulse. Here’s the full story from the Wall Street Journal.

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Congressional Motors Brings You…

The 2012 Pelosi GTxi SS/RT Sport Edition!

Funny stuff.

Even A Broken Clock Is Right Twice A Day

Well what do you know. Even our own village idiot of an ex-president, Jimmy Carter, gets it right sometimes. Here he comes out against bringing back the Fairness Doctrine.

Can There Be Virtue In Riding The Fence?

Jonah Goldberg is one of those writers that seems uncommonly insightful and has the ability look at things from angles that others miss. He communicates all of this in a refreshing, no-nonsense way. Here’s his latest take on the proposed stimulus bill and the “virtues” of being a centrist solely for the sake of being a centrist.

More Against the Stimulus

Here’s a Wall Street Journal article by former congressman Dick Armey (who, by the way, has a Ph.D. in economics and was an economics professor before becoming a public servant) regarding the Stimulus and Keynes vs. Hayek. Good stuff…

Drink the Kool-Aid

The details of the proposed “stimulus” package have come out. The Wall Street Journal has a good article about where the money will be going and, surprise, most of it can’t be remotely defined as stimulus. And here is a rather long but good article about how Keynesian theories have been disproved time after time. It’s a shame that we’re going to saddle our children and grandchildren with this nonsense. But hey, Hope and Change baby, Hope and Change.