Steve Hilton of Fox News The Next Revolution subject: "The Right Kind of Populism"
Economics

Steve Hilton: Beware the populism of the left (video)

In between dozing off last night with the television on in the background  I caught tidbits of The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton which airs Sunday night’s on the Fox News channel.  One such block was Hilton’s discussion on “The Right kind of Populism” and populism of the left’ 

The border fence between El Paso and Juarez has an elaborate gate structure to allow floodwaters to pass under. The grates prevent people being able to cross under, and can be raised for floodwaters carrying debris. Beyond the fence is a canal and levee before the Rio Grande; the Border Patrol cars hang out on the levee. Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Culture

MEXICO LINDO, A BRIEF HISTORY

Vassar Bushmills Three men, standing at the Mexican border, looking south: Man #1: Mexico Lindo. Man #2: I don’t see nothin’ so ‘lindo’ about it. Man #3: Just looks like more of Texas to me. Man #1: You have no eyes! (Iconic lines from a film, anyone want to guess which one?) It’s an interesting history, [Read More]

Culture

I Go Into The Desert Wilderness And Meet More Millennials (They LIVE).

It was such a nice day here in the wilds of New Mexico—48* and partly cloudy— that I took an excursion out to the high desert volcanoes on the West Mesa. Essentially this is a kinda set-aside, wilderness area with seven DORMANT volcanoes. Zillions of years ago, these same volcanoes [Read More]

Culture

A NATURAL HISTORY OF ELITISM

Vassar Bushmills From an interesting 50-minute discussion between Tucker Carlson and Ben Shapiro last month, while discussing common backgrounds in California, Carlson made the offhand comment, “We’re both elites”. Well, as a matter of fact, they are. Only do they know what kind?….for there are several types of elites in a typical community; social, political, economic, [Read More]

Conspiracies

Is Europe Enabling Iran’s Nuclear Program?

December 11, 2018 Is Europe Enabling Iran’s Nuclear program? This Article First Appeared In AmericanThinker.com By Rovvy  Lepor . On August 6, 2018 President Trump announced the reimposition of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran following his announcement in May that the U.S. would withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal (aka the Joint Comprehensive Plan of [Read More]

Conspiracies

JUSTIN TRUDEAU’S CANADA EMBRACES A WORLD WITHOUT BORDERS

Justin Trudeau’s Canada Embraces a World Without Borders This Article By Salim  Mansur appeared first in AmericanThinker.com _ __________________________ _ THE UN The Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to sign the UN Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration at an intergovernmental meeting in Marrakech, [Read More]

Central American migrants - (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Conspiracies

Are we looking at some real DHS incompetence at the Tijuana line?

Are we looking at some real DHS incompetence at the Tijuana line? This Article By MONICA SHOWALTER First Appeared In AmericanThinker.Com Up until about now, I’ve been against the idea of firing Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. She’s said the right things and any hampering of her duties seems to have [Read More]

The Five Senses: Smell by Adriaen Brouwer Circa 1631 (cropped)
Economics

“AN EXTREMITY OF NOMINAL DEMOCRACY”

Vassar Bushmills Barbara Tuchman was one of my two favorite historians, (the other is still alive). She published The First Salute in 1988, then died of a stroke early the next year, so this book was to have been her last salute. I have three well-underlined volumes on my bookshelf, and this last [Read More]

Culture

Forum: What Will Be The Midterm Results?

Every week, the WoW! community and our invited guests weigh in at the Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: What Will Be The Midterm Results? Rob Miller: I see the Republicans increasing their lead in the Senate to [Read More]

Economics

You Gave Facebook Your Number For Security. They Used It For Ads.

Electronic Frontier Foundation by Gennie Gebhart Add “a phone number I never gave Facebook for targeted advertising” to the list of deceptive and invasive ways Facebook makes money off your personal information. Contrary to user expectations and Facebook representatives’ own previous statements, the company has been using contact information that users explicitly [Read More]

Tom Arnold In HAWAII 5-0, 2010
Conspiracies

The $100,000,000,000 (Trillion) Plot To Take Your Stuff

I’m presenting juxtapositions in this article—a plot taken mostly from very well established sources. Among these are recent comments from ZeroHedge.Com: “Wealth Of Top 1% Surpasses $100 Trillion: More Than Global GDP And All Central Bank Balance Sheets “Back in March, when looking at the latest political wave sweeping across [Read More]

Donald Trump

Trump’s Downsizing of the EPA.

“We propose to shift responsibility for environmental regulation from the federal bureaucracy to the states and to  transform the EPA into an independent bipartisan commission, similar to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, with structural safeguards against politicized science.  We will strictly limit congressional delegation of rule-making authority, and require that citizens be compensated for regulatory takings.” (Republican Party Platform 2016, [Read More]

Economics

NIKE SWOOSHES AMERICA

  Vassar Bushmills So many pieces, so little time. An awful lot of points of national survival converge from this little misstep by Nike in re the Matter of Colin Kaepernick as their new #JustDoIt poster boy. The first piece of the jigsaw is why do so many corporations these days get away with [Read More]