The NSA May Spy, But The TSA Sees All

Posted on January 31, 2014

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An ex-Transportation Security Administration employee is spilling secrets about the flight screening process he witnessed, and you aren’t going to like it. Jason Harrington’s tell-all column in Politico will likely make you chuckle a little — then make you grit your teeth in anger. It’s called, “Dear America, I saw you naked — and yes, […]

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Pelosi Interview Shows Who Pulls The Strings

Posted on January 31, 2014

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Judging from her interview on “The Daily Show” Thursday, you wouldn’t be able to tell that Nancy Pelosi is one of the most powerful figures in Washington. Throughout her discussion with Jon Stewart, the House minority leader passed the buck for the government’s failures and acted as if she is completely removed from any position […]

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Mass Deflation Ahead: A Keynesian Fantasy

Written by Gary North on January 31, 2014

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Ambrose Evans-Pritchard is a Keynesian journalist. He fears price deflation more than any other economic outcome. He has warned against price deflation for years. Put differently, he fears a recession that will re-price assets in terms of what the public really is willing to pay. He fears a time of pricing in which the price […]

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The State Protects Their Sports Gambling Interests

Written by John Odermatt on January 31, 2014

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This Sunday, Americans across the country will gather with friends and family to watch Super Bowl XLVIII. Some of these viewers could care less about the game on the field, so they focus their attention on the commercials. Many will be sitting on the edge of their seat, fervently rooting for a team to win […]

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Will Obama Use Executive Orders To Act As a Dictator?

Posted on January 30, 2014

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President Obama has played fast-and-loose with his executive powers since ascending to the presidency six years ago. However, recently, the president has startled constitutionalists as he repeatedly announces that he will act unilaterally on important issues with or without Congress.Such remarks have been uttered time and time again by kings, tyrants and dictators throughout the […]

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Lenovo To Buy Motorola From Google

Posted on January 30, 2014

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China’s Lenovo Group Ltd. is buying Motorola Mobility from Google Inc. for $2.91 billion. That’s nearly $9.6 billion less than the $12.5 billion Google paid for the unit at the end of 2012. On the surface, this might sound like a Silicon Valley mega-deal gone terribly wrong. But it might also be a monster win […]

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