California, Nestle, And Decentralization

When Nestle and other oppressed businesses and individuals can easily escape the clutches of totalitarian entities like California and, more importantly, the most dangerous government on the face of the earth for freer destinations, then will individual liberty and economic growth be assured.

Baffled WaPo Still Arguing That Only Dumb, White Men 'Approve' Of Trump

The Washington Post, still supremely perplexed by how President Trump managed to win the White House, is apparently even more confused now as to why his approval ratings stubbornly refuse to drop into the teens...but they have a "shocking" theory they would like to share with you..

The Three Trump Administrations

Foreign and national defense ministries around the world, as well as embassies in Washington, DC, are struggling to ascertain who is actually in charge of the U.S. government one month after Donald Trump was sworn in as president of the United States. It is a fair question, considering the conflicting statements issuing forth from the White House, State Department, and the Pentagon.

Honesty

Pick your poll poison...

Buchanan: Is Secession A Solution To Cultural War?

A new federalisma devolution of power and resources away from Washington and back to states, cities, towns and citizens, to let them resolve their problems their own way and according to their own principlesmay be the price of retention of the American Union.

Weekend Reading: Errant Thinking

"Stock market bubbles don’t grow out of thin air. They have a solid basis in reality, but reality is distorted by a misconception."

White House Denies Axios' Report Which Denied Reuters Report About Trump's Border Tax

"There is no daylight between Gary Cohn and the President. His comment was taken out of context as it was part of a broader conversation about the proposals that are connected to border adjustability. At no point during this conversation did Gary make a statement of support or opposition to the House border adjustability plan."

9 Lessons From The Reagan Tax Cuts

A close look at the ’86 tax reform shows why tax reform may not get done this year. As BofAML's Ethan Harris notes, "we are skeptical." Significant tax reform creates winners and losers, which may make it hard to find a "coalition of the willing."

French Voters Call On Obama To Run For President To "Give French People Hope"

"At a time when France is about to vote massively for the extreme right, we can still give a lesson of democracy to the planet by electing a French President, a foreigner. Whether it's possible or not, whether or not he is French, we have to do this for real, to give French people hope... Vive la République, Vive Obama, Vive la France and the U.S.A."