Month: July 2011

The New York "Stupid Tax"

It’s a new one in the annals of city government. The cash-strapped Bloomberg administration has mounted a “sting operation” against city beekeepers — ticketing a Douglaston man an unbelievable $2,000 for not watering his beehive. “It’s outrageous. It’s difficult to understand how this could happen,” Tip Sempliner said. And here’s why: there is a beehive …

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Why The Rulers REALLY Want to Raise the Debt Limit

Don’t worry about all the scary things you hear; defaulting on the national debt (a) won’t happen, and (b) is the best thing that could happen to us not-in-the-ruling-class people anyway. The Ruling Class wants to raise the debt limit not because a default is likely and will cause economic havoc, not because we won’t …

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