Editorials

Op eds, opinions, compilations.

Gold, the Economy, and Inflation

It seems that no matter where you look these days, there are “experts” everywhere that think they have a handle on the economy and what has caused it to falter.  These Monday morning quarterbacks never saw any of the monetary crashes coming over the last 15 years, but they certainly think they are expert enough…

History of the John Birch Society

Reprinted from the JBS website: Formed by Robert Welch in December 1958, The John Birch Society takes its name from the legendary World War II Army Captain John Birch. The organization’s overall goal, never altered in the 50-plus years of its existence, has always been to create sufficient understanding amongst the American people about both…

Moron of the Week Goes to Maxine Waters

In searching for someone deserving of the moron of the week award, it didn’t take long to find more than a few, and just a bit longer to settle satisfactorily on Maxine Waters.  She stands out head and shoulders as the top pick in this week’s award. Thanks to Human Events for this top 10…

Obama Working on Gun Control “Under the Radar”

By Jeff Knox April 26, 2011 WorldNetDaily “I just want you to know that we are working on it,” Barack Obama reportedly told Sarah Brady regarding gun control. “We have to go through a few processes, but under the radar.” This interesting bit of news was reported in an April 11 Washington Post Lifestyle section…

Consumer Spending Up – It’s Inflation, Stupid

Consumer Spending Up – It’s Inflation, Stupid: written by Tom Peranteau I always cringe when I see a new government report on inflation.  Not only can you not trust the government to ever tell you anything truthful, but you never know just what metrics went into their numbers. In a recent report released on August…