Monthly Archives: June 2010

Why Jim Moran Is Wrong

Congressman Jim Moran appeared on Hardball late last week and made this astonishing remark. In the last six months, more jobs were created than Bush was able to generate in eight years. Really? All one has to do is spend a few minutes Googling the information to find out that the above statement is simply(…)

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Jim Moran: Hey, The Economy Is OK (Video)

Congressman Jim Moran, my Democratic Congressman from the eighth district of Virginia, was recently on Hardball on MSNBC where he told Chris Matthews that the U.S. Economy “has recovered.” In the video, even Chris Matthews was surprisingly very skeptical when Moran said this, asking if the job numbers are actually as good with all of(…)

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Feds To Have ‘Kill Switch’ On The Internet?

The federal government would have “absolute power” to shut down the Internet under the terms of a new US Senate bill being pushed by Joe Lieberman, legislation which would hand President Obama a figurative “kill switch” to seize control of the world wide web in response to a Homeland Security directive. Lieberman has been pushing(…)

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When Government Gets Involved…

It usually stifles innovation and expansion by the private sector. Government intervention through regulation also cost jobs. Witness the Government’s proposed regulation of the internet: Proposed regulation of high-speed Internet service providers by the U.S. government could cost the economy at least $62 billion annually over the next five years and eliminate 502,000 jobs, according(…)

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Who Says Americans Hate Soccer? (Video)

In the latest ‘viral’ video circling the globe, a Purdue University student, Robby Donoho, captured the world’s reaction to Landon Donovan’s last minute goal for Team USA against Algeria. The goal helped propel Team USA into the round of 16 today against Ghana. Notice how the folks in the USA react. Who says Americans hate(…)

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