Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt Click here to download a pdf
Defending the Free Market: The Moral Case for a Free Economy By the Rev. Robert Sirico Is written so well and so conversationally it is a very easy read. Buy it on Amazon here.
WEBSITES AND BLOGS I LOVE! Click on the name to get there.
BY THE NUMBERS BLOG This is my nerd friend David's blog about economics. You've heard him on the show and now you can read his stuff too!
BLUEGRASS INSTITUTE Free market solutions for Kentucky
MICHELLE MALKIN Great blog site with interesting links
BREITBART.COM Even dead he's still shaking things up from the grave
BLUEGRASS POLITICS If you are glutton for punishment
SENATOR RAND PAUL AT 9:35 He made some curious comments about immigration and I thought it might be good to get some clarification.
I'M NOT SURE HOW THIS HASN'T HAPPENED ALREADY JCPS is going smoke-free in July of next year. How has this not happened already? We are a long way from the days I was in school where we had a smoking section for students and the teacher's lounge looked like Spicoli's van.
MY MAJOR IS FOOTBALL Can we end the charade and just let college athletes major in the sports they play? One author makes a pretty compelling argument. I say yes. Of course, the criminal justice programs will suffer mightily.
HEY FACEBOOK SUCKERS You can't copyright your stuff and there is no Berner convention. But in response to this, I am thinking of unfriending all the gullible people on my page. Did you know gullible isn't in the dictionary?
COULD ANOTHER BUSH MAKE IT THE WHITE HOUSE? I have always said the wrong Bush brother became President. Now there is increasing speculation that Jeb Bush is going to run. He would be a much better President than his brother but may have trouble with some Republicans over his more open view of immigration. But he's awesome and was a terrific governor of Florida. But does the Bush name sink him before he gets started?
FAT SMOKER? YOUR BRAIN IS ROTTING I find this article interesting, not because it says smoking is bad for you, but it also says our rotten lifestyle choices have a huge impact on brain health as we age. Makes taking care of ourselves a little more critical, don't you think?
GUNS SALES UP= CRIME DOWN Gun control advocates are going to have a hard time figuring this one out. In Virginia, gun sales have risen in the past six years. Gun crime has fallen. Imagine that.