Category: Economics

The Art of the Deal vs The Artful Dodgers

The Art of the Deal vs The Artful Dodgers

  Politics is too serious a matter to be left to the politicians. Charles De Gaulle Donald Trump’s announcement on Tuesday has been called rambling, xenophobic, and circus like–by Democrats and Republicans.  Here are a few of Trumps “ramblings” from Tuesday: Our labor participation rate was the worst since 1978. We have a disaster called the […]

#BlackLiesMatter Yet the Ice Queen Cometh

#BlackLiesMatter Yet the Ice Queen Cometh

“What’s it matter if the truth is that their favoring breeze has the stink of nickel whiskey on its breath, and their sea is a growler of lager and ale, and their ships are long since looted and scuttled and sunk on the bottom. To hell with the truth! As the history of the world proves, […]

Dear GOP: The Gender Gap? 1984 is calling. Pick Up The Phone.

Dear GOP: The Gender Gap? 1984 is calling. Pick Up The Phone.

Not since Ronald Reagan, has the GOP succeeded in capturing a majority of women voters. In every election since Ronald Reagan, Democrats have maintained a healthy 7-12 percent advantage in women voting for the Democrat in presidential elections.  How did Reagan secure the magic number of 56% of the women’s vote?  I would argue it […]