Thought

Musk and Twitter: ADL CEO Again (Inadvertently?) Says Section 230 Shouldn’t Exist

Last Tuesday, CNBC’s Squawk Box hosted a discussion about Elon Musk buying 9.2% of Twitter – and what it means for the future of speech on the site. Joining the show’s three hosts were National Review’s Rich Lowry and Anti-Defamation League  (ADL) CEO Jonathan Greenblatt. Greenblatt’s ADL once claimed to
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Immigration, Awful Trade Deals, Spending and Inflation: DC Keeps Making the Wealth Gap Wider

Leftists love talking about the “Wealth Gap.”  Although, as good at mass-messaging talking points as they are – sometimes they drop the ball. Why America’s Gap Between Rich and Poor Is as Wide as 100 Years Ago This is Exactly How the American Wealth Gap Has Increased in the Last
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Our Thoughtless Globalism Has Proven to Be an Unmitigated Disaster

The last half-century-plus we’ve spent engaged in this version of globalism – has been an unmitigated disaster. We exited World War II as the only major country left mostly undamaged by the carnage.  In no small part because we are incredibly fortunate geographically.  We have two giant oceans separating US
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Some Lonely Judges Note Government Has Royally Screwed Up Our Patent System

For over two centuries, the US’s patent system was the envy of the planet.  We had a relatively simple application and approval process.  Which drew massive interest and investment from inventors and their patrons the world over – over and over again.  Because the people inventing – and investing in
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McMorris Rodgers Has the Right Idea on Big Tech – and Section 230

Washington Republican Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers has long been a leader in GOP scrutiny of Big Tech and its very many faults. She has repeatedly pointed out Big Tech’s domestic censorship, its Communist China problems – and its very many Congress-provided crony benefits. Rep. Rodgers Outlines GOP ‘Big Tech Accountability
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Russia-Ukraine Is Irrelevant to US – but a Great Excuse for DC to Stop Doing

The Russia-Ukraine border skirmish remains totally irrelevant to US national interest. You know how you avoid a nuclear war with Putin?  Stop sticking NATO nations further and further up his posterior – and don’t incept a Nazi-led coup in the nation right next door to him. But the rising danger
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One Hand at Politico Doesn’t Know What the Other Hand Is Writing

I always find it amusing when one Big Media member reports something that totally contradicts something another member of the same Big Media outlet reports.  It’s schadenfreude, to be sure.  But I hope I can be forgiven this delve into human weakness. I do not know Joshua Siegel.  I can’t
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Global Chip Supply Chain Gets Even More Broken – As Does DC’s ‘Remedy’

In case you haven’t noticed, the Joe Biden Era has ruined a lot of quite-recently very good, very successful things.  Which we warned you would happen – before the Biden Era even began. Biden’s ‘Build Back Never’: His Endless Government Assaults Will Make Building America Impossible Biden’s deconstruction of America
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Big Yuan: Big Gov and Big Biz’s Titanic Russia-China Hypocrisy

The Zeitgeist is demanding the total evacuation of Russia by every government and business on the planet.  A blanket boycott of all things Cyrillic.  No business dealings.  Massive sanctions.  As the response to Russia invading its neighbor Ukraine. Never mind that these things never, ever work properly. Why Sanctions Don’t
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Much Easier to Maintain a Domestic Industry – Than to Try to Rebuild One

Behold a tale of two vital industries.  Each manufactures something crucial to our continued existence. One is semiconductor manufacturing.  A necessary sector for all things computer and digital. The other is food manufacturing – farming.  Necessary for all humans to continue existing. The US has driven the semiconductor industry nigh
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