Mr. Obama's border follies

  • 28 November 2018
  • NormanL

The moral outrage we noted earlier about Border Patrol efforts to end and ultimately disperse the migrant caravan's asault on the border was entirely predictable. But something else was, too: the re-discovery that during the Obama years, there were similar incidents at the border (including the separation of migrants and their children).

Amazon's corporate welfare

  • 21 November 2018
  • NormanL

There was much self-congratulating in New York City and Arlington, Virginia recently, when those two locations "won" the honor of having a new Amazon headquarters in their respective jurisdictions. While we admit to using Amazon frequently for purchases, we are still taken aback by politicians rushing to give the company billions of taxpayer dollars in order to seal the headquarters deals.