Posts Tagged ‘Big Government’

  • Do You Have Faith in the Government to Solve Problems?
    Posted by on September 14th, 2015 at 9:05 am, Comments: 0

    When I talk to people about startup trends, I highlight some of the major trends that are sweeping through the world.  You might have heard […]

  • America’s Best Days Are In Front of Her
    Posted by on May 21st, 2013 at 8:10 am, Comments: 0

    There is a new book out I would encourage everyone that’s an American citizen to read.  It’s called America 3.0: Rebooting American Prosperity in the […]

  • REbooting America-Read This Book
    Posted by on March 14th, 2013 at 6:54 am, Comments: 0

    Sometimes it’s hard to look at the world and be optimistic.  One of the reasons I really enjoy working with entrepreneurs is they are building […]

  • Why Vulture Capitalist Warren Buffett is in Favor Of High Tax Rates
    Posted by on December 2nd, 2012 at 11:13 am, Comments: 0

    Warren Buffett has been advocating that we raise taxes in the US.  Why would a rich guy say that?  Believe me, it’s not because Buffett […]

  • Why We Should All Be Conservative Now
    Posted by on December 1st, 2012 at 10:01 am, Comments: 0

    It’s very ironic to me that two of the cultures I run around in vote Democratic when they run to the polling box.  Wall Street […]

  • Close Election
    Posted by on November 7th, 2012 at 7:55 am, Comments: 0

    Obama won.  Will be interesting to see how he gets out of the mess. Last night, I started my night with a cadre of Jewish […]

  • Repurposing Public Spaces For the Knowledge Economy
    Posted by on May 30th, 2012 at 6:33 am, Comments: 0

    Entrepreneurs solve pain points. On very rare occasions, there are chances for government to actively support entrepreneurship with physical structural support. Usually they can only […]

  • The Millions Are Better Than The Monolith
    Posted by on December 20th, 2011 at 9:00 am, Comments: 0

    Love this, (thanks Insty). Simply love what he has to say, and how he goes after the “ruling class”. If you are paying attention to […]

  • Big vs Little
    Posted by on December 18th, 2011 at 11:46 am, Comments: 0

    There was a nice little debate on ABC this morning. I generally don’t watch the morning shows. But, this one pitted hard lefties Barney Frank […]

  • War In Europe?
    Posted by on November 29th, 2011 at 5:17 pm, Comments: 0

    Lately, because of the debt crisis in Europe a lot of people are speculating that if we don’t save the Euro, the Europeans will go […]

  • Government Reports, Market Volatility and Big Government
    Posted by on October 12th, 2011 at 11:01 am, Comments: 0

    It occurred to me after reading this short blurb in Pork Network that government reports cost a lot more than they are worth. Rarely are […]

  • Just What Are We Afraid Of?
    Posted by on July 17th, 2011 at 12:17 pm, Comments: 0

    The debt ceiling debate rages on. Stalking horses are mounted. The sentries are sent out. Battle plans are formulated. Generals send their troops out into […]

  • Brian Wesbury Comments on the Jobs Report
    Posted by on July 11th, 2011 at 11:18 pm, Comments: 0

    Brian Wesbury has been a pretty top rate forecaster over the past couple of years. He has released some great reports, with some really excellent […]

  • Fat Tuesday Linkfest
    Posted by on March 8th, 2011 at 7:00 am, Comments: 0

    If you read only one article today, read this one .  A lot of people make fun of the Tea Party, and think it’s just […]

  • Flatter, Horizontal, Localized
    Posted by on March 6th, 2011 at 5:40 pm, Comments: 0

    Watch the above video. There are a couple of very interesting points, especially about the Progressive Movement of the early 20th Century, and then at […]

  • The New Obama Strategy-Not Moving to the Center
    Posted by on December 30th, 2010 at 6:39 am, Comments: 0

    Post November election, the left wing press was speculating that Obama would move to the center, a la Bill Clinton.  The entire lame duck session […]

  • Illinois Is Broke
    Posted by on September 27th, 2010 at 10:26 pm, Comments: 0

    Went to an event tonight sponsored by the Economic Club of Chicago. The co-founders of a project called were there along with other luminaries […]

  • Home Depot Founder Tells It Like It Is
    Posted by on September 27th, 2010 at 12:14 pm, Comments: 0

    Long, but worth your time. He is right. Big companies will only get bigger and are unaffected. It’s the little guy. Government policies are creating […]