“Rock Star Amongst the Gold Bug Community”

alan-greenspan-720x340 Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve Chairman, had a lot to say about gold and a little to say about silver at the recent Council on Foreign Relations meeting. Greenspan is saying things that make you go "hmmmmm" and begin asking questions like "why now?" and "What's happening in the background that is about to explode […]

Midterms Great For School Choice, Bad For Common Core

2014-09-09T211843Z_1_LYNXMPEA8812F_RTROPTP_4_USA-EDUCATION-VERMONT-e1415388375221 A snap survey of insiders in the world of education policy finds that the vast majority think 2014′s midterms have paved the way for an expansion in school choice opportunities, while simultaneously spelling bad news for Common Core's ongoing implementation. The survey was conducted by Whiteboard Advisors, an educational policy consulting firm. They polled about 75 […]

Tom Tancredo Targets Chris Christie With New PAC

2014-05-21T233802Z_1_CBREA4K1TNQ00_RTROPTP_4_USA-e1415394330395 Former two-term gubernatorial candidate and Congressman Tom Tancredo is forming a political action committee to "stop Chris Christie" from getting the GOP nod for president in 2016. The reason? As chairman of the Republican Governor's Association, New Jersey Gov. Christie channeled money into an ad campaign against Tancredo when he was running against several other Republicans in […]

If There Aren’t Any Ebola Cases in the US, Why is the CDC Doing THIS?

CDC-Ebola The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) made an interesting announcement today via a press release: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has ordered $2.7 million in personal protective equipment (PPE) to increase Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) supplies to assist U.S. hospitals caring for Ebola patients. Products are being configured into 50 kits […]

Did Mitch McConnell Just Endorse Rand Paul For President?

mitch-rand Coming off a landslide Election Day victory, winning his sixth term and an expected appointment as majority leader, Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell is soaking it all in and apparently endorsing fellow Kentucky Senator Rand Paul for president in 2016. Here is what McConnell told the Lexington Herald-Leader: "Obviously, I'm a big supporter of Rand Paul. We've […]

Facebook Users: A Psychological Warfare "Echo Chamber" Experiment is Being Conducted on you Without Your Consent

Echo Chamber Why are you still using Facebook? You are contributing to an Echo Chamber experiment involving the manipulation of a scientifically-engineered "emotional contagion." A psychological experiment using the Echo Chamber effect was recently conducted on about 700,000 Facebook users, although none of them knew that they were participating, nor did they give permission to participate. In media, an Echo […]