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 10:30 THIS MORNING Can't wait to hear his thoughts on the fiscal cliff and debt ceiling stuff.
I NORMALLY WOULDN'T GIVE THE LEO ANY MENTION But someone there posted the following Tweet that made me laugh out loud.
LEO Weekly News
@LEOWeeklyNews @MandyConnell assuring listeners that despite how incredibly smart she is and her amazing research skills, she's not infallibale.......
OBESE people who refuse to go to exercise classes prescribed by GPs face having their benefits docked.
Westminster Council yesterday proposed giving claimants swipe cards which show they have been
Council leader Philippa Roe said: “The potential improvements to the nation’s health and to the public purse could be significant.”
The British Medical Association called the plan “silly” and said the best way to cut the £5.1billion cost of Britain’s obesity epidemic is to stop food outlets selling fatty grub.
Why do I bring this up? Because this is how socialized medicine works. You do what they say, or they kick you out of the program. Or they prevent people who are not fat from enjoying a meal of "fatty grub" on occasion because other people are fat. Just a look at what's coming.
WANT TO CHECK FACEBOOK? LET'S DRUG MOM AND DAD! This story has sparked some serious conversation between my parent friends and non parent friends. Seems two enterprising teens decided to slip her parents a mickey so they would go to sleep and the girls could use the internet. The parents called the cops. Parents say "good" but non parents seem to think that's excessive. We shall discuss.
RULES FOR IPHONE Here is the link to the wonderful blog where a Mom outlines her son's responsibilities with his new Iphone. I think she is a caring brilliant Mom doing her best to raise a good young man.