Tag: Government inefficiency

June 17, 2013

Elbert Guillory: Why I Am a Republican

Another politician has seen the light.. Elbert Guillory: Why I Am a Republican © 2013, Pontificus you can try these out. All rights reserved. © 2013 – 2017, Pontificus. All rights reserved.

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August 7, 2011

Oops. Time For Another Climate Fairy Tale…

James Taylor of Forbes has reported on new NASA data in an article titled “New NASA Data Blow Gaping Hold In Global Warming Alarmism“1. Basically it shows that all the climate models put forth by global warming (aka climate change) alarmists are faulty. For those inclined to read the underlying scientific paper titled “On the […]

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August 4, 2011

TSA Cancer Clusters…

Everyone surely knows the whole body naked-scanning machines that TSA rushed into service at airports around the country immediately after the mid-term elections. These days they are impossible to miss while traveling. If one were to wonder if safety was forgotten in the rush to field the machines as quickly as possible, here’s some food […]

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December 15, 2009

Climate Change Is Natural: 100 Reasons Why

The European Foundation1 has released a list of 100 reasons why climate change (formerly known as global warming) is natural and not man-made2: It’s unclear exactly what organization this is, and the source article did not provide a link to it, though the paper describes the Foundation as “respected” ↩ As reported by Daily Express […]

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December 5, 2009

Musical Moment…

Speaks for itself… © 2009 – 2010, Pontificus. All rights reserved.

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December 2, 2009

Estimating the Cost of ObamaCare: $6 Trillion And Counting

Michael F. Cannon of the CATO Institute1 has provided some interesting metrics for estimating the real cost of ObamaCare.Movie Carol (2015) The issue is that while the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) evaluates the cost of ObamaCare at some $1 trillion, give or take, it is restricting itself to the impact to the Federal budget, and […]

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November 20, 2009

This One Sums It Up Pretty Well

Obamacare The Efficiency of the Postal Service The Sustainability of Social Security and all the Compassion of the IRS (No further comment) © 2009, Pontificus. All rights reserved.

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November 20, 2009

The California Bankruptcy Experiment

The Golden State hasn’t been that golden in a long while. Year after year the state seems to move from one budget crisis to the next. From one massive budget shortfall to another just as big or bigger. If political speeches promising a better future had any worth, the state would be platinum by now. […]

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November 16, 2009

Cash for clunkers cost $24,000 per vehicle sold…

Edmunds.com — known for evaluating new and used cars and their markets — collated its seasonal car sales numbers with the results of the cash for clunkers program (aka Car Allowance Rebate System) click this over here now. Their findings were that factoring in new car sales that would have taken place anyway, the government […]

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November 12, 2009

Some Interesting Facts on Government Run Healthcare

Government can run healthcare best, right? Afterall, with Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid they’ve had plenty of time to learn from past successes and failures, and not repeat them again, right? Regardless of your personal opinion, the following video should provide plenty of additional facts to go with the discussion. Source for the video is […]

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