Tag Archives: Entitlements

Chris Christie Runs off at the Mouth (Again)

There has been much discussion regarding Mitt Romney’s “gifts” remark, where he discussed the decades-old strategy of liberal candidates who give voters tons of governmental goodies in exchange for votes. Now, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who earned the ire … Continue reading

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Romney Vindicated: Voters Voting for Obama Because He Gives Them an “Obama Phone” UPDATE: Spotlight Now on “Obama Phone” Program

Remember when Mitt Romney stated that 47% of Americans, “…believe the government has a responsibility to care for them, who believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you name it?” It turns out ol’ Mitt … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Take Egypt Off The Dole

You have to go all the way back to the 13th century to find a time when Egypt was a “great nation.” Today, Egypt is just another crummy backwater that’s famous for Pyramids, Islamic radicalism, and rape. Of course, it’s … Continue reading

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Of Course Millions Of People Are Scamming The Government To Get Social Security Disability Pay

Would it surprise anyone if THE MAJORITY of the people getting disability payments in this country are scamming the system? More than one out of every 20 Americans of working age was collecting Social Security disability payments as of March, … Continue reading

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Chicago Teachers’ Unions: Yet Another Example of Liberalism Run Amuck

Other than Sandra Fluke, a 31 year old student who’s demanding that everyone else pay for her birth control and perhaps the entire city of Berkeley, you won’t find a better example of what’s wrong with modern liberalism than the … Continue reading

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The Irrational Way To Discuss Student Debt

As a society, we tend to take a short term view of problems instead of dealing with the underlying issues. Take student loans, for example… At a protest last year at New York University, students called attention to their mounting … Continue reading

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Romney’s Politically Brilliant Medicare Move

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t have a particularly high opinion of Mitt Romney’s skills as a politician, but this may be the single most clever thing he’s done since he came on the national scene. “There’s … Continue reading

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You’re Probably Losing Money On Social Security Right Now And It’s Only Going To Get Worse

Most informed people realize that our current Social Security system is unsustainable with the level of debt that we’re racking up. However, did you know that even Americans who are retiring today are ALREADY receiving less money than they paid … Continue reading

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Why We’re Never Going To End Poverty

Over at the New York Times, Peter Edelman has written a utopian column called, Poverty in America: Why Can’t We End It? The piece starts out reasonably enough, but as it goes on, it veers into pure Marxian nonsense. RONALD … Continue reading

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The Rise Of The Welfare State: The Scariest Charts You Will See Today

The debate over America’s social safety net is usually defined by liberals as a question of whether or not we “care for the vulnerable members of our society,” or something along those lines. But there’s a thin line between caring … Continue reading

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