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One of America’s Least Popular Taxes Under Scrutiny

Posted: December 3, 2017 at 4:11 pm   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories, Videos, Western Free Radio

There’s a lot of good in the President’s Tax Reform Bill, but one section is drawing opposition from across both sides of the Congressional aisle — the Death Tax. Guest: Dick Patten, American Business Defense Council Visit:  BusinessDefense.net Music credit: lavelman, http://www.freesfx.co.uk Steve Eastman also blogs at WaitTilYouHearThis.com

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New Orleans Takes a Wrecking Ball to a Couple’s Dream

Posted: November 20, 2017 at 5:14 pm   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories, Videos, Western Free Radio

David and Lourdes Garrett wanted to transform a dilapidated townhouse into something nice. Most cities would appreciate such a development effort. But as it turns out, New Orleans bulldozed their dream right out of existence. Guest:  David Breemer, Attorney with Pacific Legal Foundation Music Credit: lavelman, http://www.freesfx.co.uk Steve Eastman also blogs at WaitTilYouHearThis.com

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Politico Poll on Republican Tax Plan Is Proof That Democracy, on Its Own, Does Not Work

Posted: November 15, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories

Looking back over the long march of human history, we see a phenomenon that has always been with us, its blood-stained footprints stretching back into the mists of primordial antiquity: The practice of some humans using other humans to get what they want.  Criminals, conquerors, and kings.  Raiding parties, rape gangs, and retinues of useless courtiers […]

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The Culture Current: How To Clean Up Hollywood In Nine Simple Steps

Posted: November 6, 2017 at 7:26 pm   /   Business, Entertainment, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The following is something of an appeal to any major power player in Hollywood who may find it.  To anyone on my side of the aisle who reads this: This is the sort of thing we should be doing, regarding Hollywood—rather than isolating ourselves from it, or worse looking for any excuse, real or invented, […]

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Price Gouging, Part 3: John Stossel

Posted: October 30, 2017 at 1:00 pm   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

Driving the point home again.

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Price Gouging, Part 2: The Myth of Price Gouging

Posted: October 29, 2017 at 1:00 pm   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

Driving the point home.

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Price Gouging, Part 1: Walter Williams

Posted: October 24, 2017 at 1:00 pm   /   Business, Features, National, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

Now that the hurricanes are winding down, it may be safe to address this subject without people shrieking and keening about “cold-hearted cruelty.” As is so often the case with errors on matters of economics, the opposition to “price gouging” is largely driven by compassion. But—just as with minimum wage laws, which hurt the very […]

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The Culture Current: Close Trump Ally To Save The Weinstein Company!

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 7:54 pm   /   Business, Entertainment, Features, Politics, Sections, Top Stories

That title got you dancing to the tune of “Hooray For Hollywood” yet?  Okay…bear with me. So the proverbial ink had barely dried on my last article about what Conservatives SHOULD do about the whole Weinstein situation…when no later than the very next morning, lo and behold…somebody followed my lead! Okay, okay, I’m not that […]

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