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
IF YOU'VE NOT HEAR ALAN CLAYPOOL ON THE SHOW BEFORE You need to listen today. His Tac4 solutions works to create meaningful dialogue on important issue, and next week his group is tackling gun control. Hear about the event and how you can participate at 10. Go the event next Tuesday at the Creative Workshop. Find more information here.
CAN WE END THE CHARADE? About President Obama being a uniter? Or a "nice guy"? Because he's not. He's arrogant and had a press conference yesterday with the sole purpose, based on what he said, of painting the Republicans as "suspicious" and "irresponsible". His words, not mine. We shall discuss today.
LET'S SEE HOW FAR HE HANGS HIS TOES OVER THE LINE According to Uncle Joe Biden, the President is readying 19 Executive Orders pertaining to guns. Before I get my knickers in a bunch over this, I have to wait and see what the orders actually do. What they CAN do is enforce existing law. What they CAN'T do is create law out of whole cloth. We should know something soon. One lawmaker is already prepping for if he crosses the line.
LANCE THE LIAR I hate it when I put my faith in someone completely undeserving. Lance Armstrong admitted to Oprah he doped. All the accusations are apparently true, otherwise there wouldn't be such anticipation for an interview on a channel no one watches. Let's not forget that Lance Armstrong publicly and strongly condemned his accusers on a regular basis. Caliing them "suspicious" and "irresponsible". Remind you of anyone?
FAT GIRLS NEED LOVE TOO This study is fascinating. It seems that men are very willing to believe that fat women are not good people. Fat chicks, you're gonna want an all female jury. And they say women judge each other more harshly.
DON'T LET THE FACTS GET IN THE WAY Gun control is an emotional issue. And when arguing emotion, President Clinton thinks it's appropriate to make up stuff out of whole cloth. Because why in the world would we think the former President is capable of lying?