Was Vance Packard Right?

I think it was Vance Packard in his 1962 book  The Pyramid Climbers where he made the case that in life and certainly in the business world, people tend to rise to their level of incompetence. This was not such a profound observation by Packard, although at the time it was seen as such. What Vance […]

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What Has Happened To The Leadership Of America’s Armed Forces? When Did The Idea Of America Die? _ Update

It’s Sunday and normally this page is dedicated to the poems of The Nard of Murdock. You will find the Bard’s poem to the right. It is well worth your time to read. I am posting today because there is rage roaring inside of me that will not subside. Ever since the Fox News story […]

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“Of Course Our Tax Code Sucks, They Like It That Way” an essay by Brian @FG

Today’s Guest Saturday post comes to us from Brian at the Frankenstein Government blog. Brian is a tad upset that some big corporations don’t pay taxes. He originally published his essay on October 27, 2012. *************** Of Course Our Tax Code Sucks, They Like It That Way Congress writes the tax code. It is beyond […]

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What Is President Obama Hiding About Benghazi? Who Will Be Held Accountable?

It is now about 46 days since the terrorist attacks on our Consulate in Benghazi, Libya that killed our Ambassador, his aide, and two Navy Seals. And, still our President refuses to tell us what happened and why. Senator  Rand Paul has lost patience with President Obama. Too many important questions remain unanswered concerning Mr. […]

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Debt Crisis Looms. Congress Is Broken. There Is A Fix. All That Is Needed Is Some Honesty Out Of Washington.

Your laughing, right? Honesty out of Washington? When is the last time we saw honesty in Washington? Well, enjoy the chuckle because you may want to cry before you finish reading this post. Debt Crisis Looms What is the biggest threat to America? Last night, Mitt Romney said it was a nuclear Iran. One friend […]

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