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To Russia, with love

In 1984, at the height of the Cold War, President Ronald Reagan’s re-election campaign ran an ad. The ad, simply called “The Bear,” hit at the heart of the difference between Republican and Democratic views on the Soviet threat. The…

Sequester Diary…Day 1

First day of the Sequester. The sky is cloudy. Grey. Like the sun itself has been Sequestered. I listen…there is something odd. Then it hits me. No birds sing to greet the morning. I think, “They must have been Sequestered…

A Trillion Dollar Idea

Obama is thinking about minting a $1 trillion platinum coin if the Congress does not raise the debt limit. Most precious metal coins have an intrinsic value much greater than their face value. For example, a one ounce gold coin would…

A Visit from Karl Marx Claus

An original poem by Jason Shepherd Follow me on Twitter @JasonShepherd ————————————————————- T’was the night before the Winter Holiday And all through our domestic collective Everyone was being environmentally conscious, Following Al Gore’s directive. Not a stocking was hung by…

How Czar Will he Go?

I know you are depressed about the recent departure from your administration of Van Jones, the Green Jobs Czar. I am quite sure that his untimely departure has left a hole in your Czarist system of unaccountable administrative officials. However,…