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
I SAW IT LAST NIGHT AND IT IS TRULY EXTRAORDINARY. Very powerful and three of the best actors I've seen in a long time. It runs through Saturday. Get tickes here.
SOME SCHOOL ARE GOOD, SOME SCHOOLS ARE NOT In an entirely not surprising report from the agency who handles school accreditation, we are told some schools are excellent, and some schools are not. Consistency is the problem. Which is what we all know. We'll have to wait and see what the final report says.
HOW DO THEY SPEND OUR MONEY? It's about to get easier to see exactly how those unaccountable special taxing districts spend out money. A new bill that appears to have broad support would require the districst to post their accounting online. Isn't that neat, being able to see who your money is being spent.
SHOULD PART TIME COUNCIL MEMBERS GET TAX PAYER SUBSIDIZED HEALTH INSURANCE? That's the question in New Albany, where 3 council members are suing to get back the health benefits they voted themselves in 2008. Well, should they?
NOT JUST BAD COMMERCIALS ANYMORE You've seen the gawdawful ads for Uncle John's pawn shop. Apparently so did a production company. They've shot a pilot for a reality show at Uncle John's store. Head. Desk.
IF YOU BILK THEM, THEY WILL GO It's the reverse Field of Dreams in California, as pro athletes will be looking to move to places that don't grab an extra 13% of their income in taxes. The exodus has begun.
And I am sick today. But I'm gonna be there. You better help make it a great free for all Thursday!