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           Recent U. S. history has proven that whenever the crowd goes one way, opposite may be better. 

Depending on our mood, we are amazed and/or amused by, and sometimes downright angry at, those who are supposedly smart enough to know better.  We strive to present a common-sense, contrarian, street-level look at today's economic and social issues from outside legislative halls. 

From the Streetscene, it looks like this: 


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Guest Columns:


Texas' water

September's Song -

The Science Fiction Czar

Regarding Privacy . . .

Community and Economic Development, or How Not To Do It!







      On politics:       


Totalitarian Government

American Socialism

Building consensus...

There's no business like...

Land of the Free . . . or


Philosophy vs Issues

A Regressive Revolution

Hegel, Marx, Hardin and Other Lefties

American Exceptionalism

weed control . . .

Progressive/Regressives -



Is Your Vote Purchased?


about just stuff n' things: 

Political Corruption

Destroying America

Say No!

No bargain -

The Age of Stupidity

"...a Hell-bound train."

Lies, Lies, Lies

Found wanting...

Bad Music

The Meaning of Words


Crazy People

Electability vs Principles

The Death of Wal-Mart

Giving up Social Security

The World Wide Web

    And the economy:     

Income inequality

Lies of Inequality in America

Politicians & the Economy

Creating Jobs...

Stock Market Forces

Creative Destruction

The Difference

Financial Stupidity

Land of Opportunity or Less Choice?

Paths to Economic Collapse

Results of State Capitalism-

State Capitalism

Cause and Effect

 Messin' up. . .

Looking up at the bottom...



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The reason congressmen try so hard to get re-elected is that they would hate to live under the laws they've passed.