The Republican Party – Art of the Bad Deal

A Dispatch from Trumpistan — I didn’t know where to start with this one. I’ve been putting this one off for awhile now. The events of the last week regarding President Trump’s (yes folks, he’s our president, just not a particularly good one) saber-rattling with North Korea, a country of 25 billion in GDP, which…

Young Paul Ryan Biopic Scheduled for Release in 2018

Long before “serious person” Paul Ryan was Speaker of the House of Representatives and tasked with implementing the domestic agenda of the Trump administration, and long before he became a perpetual college sophomore really into Ayn Rand, he received an early education in philosophy, sociology, politics, economics, and especially martial arts at the “Cobra Kai” dojo….

“The Ties That Bind” – A National Healthcare Act and More

There are two truths that I’d like to bring up at the outset that provide context for not just the events of the past week, but also the entire Trump era. 1.) It can be argued that the people of the United States of America lean conservative philosophically, but they most certainly lean progressive, if…

Very Serious Person Asserts That He Is Very Smart on Internet

A Dispatch from “Publius” in New York, NY– Earlier today on the internet a “very serious person”, self-identified as a member of the alt-right, a species of super human beings who worship a God Emperor got into a conclusive argument with a mere regular human being. Local “very serious person” objectively has the right answers, and…

Waiting for Galt

Who Is John Galt? by Carson Starkey Americans are living through a unique time of political paradox. Elected officials and ideological enthusiasts possess the capacity to blanket media outlets with an endless variety of messages. They can hoist the banners for the War on Christmas, announce the urgent need for English-only or flag burning constitutional…