This Impoverished City Hiked Spending to $25,000 per Student to Fix Its Schools. And Nothing Changed. - Reason.com
Life is a Bungling process...
Jean Giraudoux who first said, “Only the mediocre are always at their best.”
"the difference between a negotiation and an argument ... an argument being something you can win." Christopher Buckley (Thank You For Smoking)
If you have ten thousand regulations, you destroy all respect for the law. Sir Winston Churchill
"summum ius summa iniuria" ("More laws, more injustice.") Cicero
As Christopher Hitchens once put it, “The essence of tyranny is not iron law; it is capricious law.”
"Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it." Ronald Reagan
"Law is where you buy it." Raymond Chandler
"Why did God make so many damn fools and Democrats?" Clarence Day
“You can lead a horse to water, but a pencil must be lead.” Stan Laurel – “Brats”
"If I feel like feeding squirrels to the nuts, this is the place for it." - Cluny Brown
"Oh, pshaw! When yu' can't have what you choose, yu' just choose what you have." Owen Wister "The Virginian"
Oscar Wilde said about the death scene in Little Nell, you would have to have a heart of stone not to laugh.
"Half the World spends its time laughing at the other half, and both are fools." from Think Fast Mr. Moto
Monday, January 26, 2015
JAN 26, 2015 • BY DANIEL HALPER
President Obama is being knocked by local press for chewing gum today at the Republic Day parade in India.
-go to link-However, this is not the first time that Obama has been spotted chewing gum during an important function. Though there was a lot of commentary on social media on his chewing gum at a formal ceremony.
Comments on Twitter included remarks by author Shobhaa De, who said, "Barack bhai working his jaws overtime and chewing gum! At least it isn't gutka. But seriously - gum during a formal parade?".
And where does all that "green" electric power come from anyway?
Bless you, American you are buying boutique, in-vogue electric cars for the rich, who expect you to subsidize their wealth and save their planet.
Tesla and Its Subsidies | National Review Online
By Phil Kerpen 1-26-15
Most of the taxpayers who are subsidizing Tesla cars cannot afford to buy one.
Anti-American Obama Films Anti-Oil Drilling Video-From a Jet - He Wants the US as Part of the 3rd World
Obama Films Anti-Oil Drilling Video-From a Jet - Breitbart
On Sunday, President Barack Obama released an anti-oil drilling environmental video shot aboard Air Force One–an aircraft that has a 53,611 gallon fuel capacity.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
And this does not tell us what climate change has to do with this?
Somebody throw a flag.
“Personal foul — pointless distraction —15 yards — repeat first down.”