Somebody’s Watching Me

Like Joseph Heller said in Catch-22; “Just because your paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you!” I mean really! News breaks that the IRS is targeting ‘Conservative’ groups applying for tax-exempt status with extra inquiry – including additional (burdensome) questionnaires,  (improper nee illegal)requests for donor lists and even possible denial … Continue reading

Congress the new mafia?

Criminal mischief: or ricco violations?   So, it turns out that the political incubator that nurtured “the office of the president elect“  has sired yet another ‘Frankensteinian’ political ‘soup-sandwich”. As they say “power begets power” and I’ll extrapolate; “power corrupts” and “corruption begets corruption“. The irresistible snare of the weak-willed: … Continue reading

Bailouts, Chaos and Extortion

In 2002 congress was influenced – okay, pressured, by ACORN  and other liberal ‘community organizations’ to  issue new Affirmative Action lending Quotas – to increase ‘minority’ homeownership by 5.5 million by 2010. Contrary to traditional lending standards, or any sort of best management practice, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae allowed … Continue reading