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The Yellow Spotty Bubber Are Alright, The Boaters Not So Much Maybe

A number of people have expressed interest in the outcome of my conversation with N.S. Power. So I thought I’d keep us all up to date here. A helpful gentleman by the name of Tim called me from N.S. Power this morning. … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Nova Scotia Power

I apologize for communicating with you via blog but I don’t know who to talk to about my problem. I am a 25+ year resident of Little River Lake, the smallest lake of the Gaspereau River system of power generating … Continue reading

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Canada: Better Outcomes for Less Money

We’ve heard this many times. And not by accident. Growing up in Canada it was basically the Pledge of Allegiance. So why does this happen? http://news.heartland.org/newspaper-article/top-canadian-politician-chooses-us-health-care Consider what has to be true for the better outcome for less to be … Continue reading

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If Paul Krugman is Your Uncle, Borrow Another Twenty From Him Quick

Mid-term elections are approaching. Democrats will soon be talking about white privilege, rape culture, the high cost of abortions, animal rights and windmills. Anything but the economy and the security of the world. When forced to discuss the economy the story … Continue reading

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Eugene Robinson’s First Draft

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/eugene-robinson-obamacare-is-here-get-used-to-it/2013/10/07/486dfbe8-2f7e-11e3-bbed-a8a60c601153_story.html While Republicans were throwing their silly tantrum, Obamacare became a fact. There is no turning back. Progressives know that there is no better way to expand the reach and control of a peaceful government than to make people dependent … Continue reading

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Macroeconomics for Dummies in the age of Bullshit, Hold the Bullshit

Most thinking people correctly understand government to be not just “the things we do together”, but a system that confiscates property from some people and gives it to other people. For many decades, this process was explicit. Taxes were collected … Continue reading

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A Pocket Guide to Orthodox New York Times Liberalism

NYT Liberals aspire to a social laissez faire live and let live society. They are ever vigilant not just to outright intolerance and oppression of the unfortunate, the weak or the out of the mainstream, but even to the more … Continue reading

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