Archive for Conspiracy

Another Element in the “Border Walls Keep You In” Argument

Let’s not forget the thoroughly distasteful Chuck Schumer, senator from New York:

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Closing the Border Keeps You IN

I’m sure this will go over with nary a peep:

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Small Riot Yesterday, Militia Arrive at Bundy Ranch Standoff

Here is the latest on the developing situation… If you’re pressed for time, watch starting around 6:00. You can hear the angry crowd asking the K-9 units, “What are you doing with the backhoes?” In the beginning of the video, they report allegations that this is “really all about” mineral rights. I have no idea […]

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Paul Craig Roberts Doesn’t Expect a Happy New Year

I like to keep abreast of those writers in the arena of political economy who would be dismissed as doomsayers, because I usually agree with their analysis of broad trends–I just think they too often underestimate how long it will take for other investors / world players to see the same patterns they do. (Yes […]

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Feds May Move Against Nevada Rancher This Weekend

I don’t have too much commentary to offer on this developing story of federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officials and their standoff with a Nevada rancher; if you aren’t familiar with the details, you really should watch this short news clip. Beyond the particular issues of the standoff and the eerie memories of Ruby […]

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Yet More Positive Externalities From an Alien Invasion

Bill Clinton explains:

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Two Unrelated (?) Videos

I am carrying these YouTubes on my browser to post for a Potpourri, but I need to clean up the tabs and I want to feature them. So here ya go. I think they are pretty self-explanatory.

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“I Did Not Know That. Ed, Did You Know That?”

(I used to do a mean impression of Dana Carvey doing Johnny Carson.) OK, it turns out that people attempting suicide with nail guns–even with multiple shots–is not as unheard-of as some of us thought. Frequent commenter and thorn in my side Ken B. points us to this example of a guy who apparently attempted […]

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