NYT Puzzled Why ‘Merely Rich Rush' to Defend ‘Fabulously' Rich

December 12th, 2021 5:56 PM

New York Times reporter Jonathan Weisman is once again pushing taxes on “the ultrarich” who deserve to get soaked. He found an interesting story, libertarian hedge fund son Adam Wyden vs. his hard-left father, Sen. Ron Wyden. The reporter seemed puzzled why the rich son wouldn’t want to pile taxes on even richer people like Elon Musk. 

Punishing Achievement Is Punishing Everyone

November 1st, 2021 12:39 PM

Last week, Democrats settled on an area of apparent commonality: the desire to eat the rich. According to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, “Senator Wyden and the Senate Finance Committee ... would impose a tax on unrealized gains on liquid assets held by extremely wealthy individuals, billionaires.” While Yellen refused to call this a “wealth tax,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi had no such qualms…

Leftists, Media Go Berserk After DeSantis Signs New FL Free Speech Law

May 25th, 2021 3:37 PM

Big Tech has a long history of censoring the free press and free-thinking political candidates on their platforms. But now Big Tech corporations will have to pay the price for censoring political candidates in Florida thanks to new legislation signed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) yesterday. DeSantis signed the state’s new pro-free speech law on May 24. The law immediately drew criticism…

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‘Waste of Time’: MSNBC Demands Dems Not ‘Bother’ With GOP

February 2nd, 2021 2:38 PM

Following Monday evening’s opening round of negotiations between Senate Republicans and President Biden over a new COVID relief bill, on Tuesday, MSNBC anchors were already rejecting the attempted bipartisanship as a “waste of time” and repeatedly urged Democrats to not “even bother” dealing with the GOP. 

Senator Calls to Jail Zuckerberg If Facebook Doesn’t Censor More

September 4th, 2019 1:07 PM
The left is trying to steer Facebook into doing more censorship. Sen. Ron Wyden, (D-OR) proclaimed that Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg should face dire consequences for how he has chosen to run the platform. However, he also calls for more censorship of the internet as a whole. 

Feds Plan $1,000 Fine For Photos on Public Land; Will Media Report?

September 24th, 2014 5:37 PM
The Washington Post on Wednesday revealed a U.S. Forest Service plan that would "fine photographers who shoot on federal wild lands without a permit." Reporter Hunter Schwarz noted how "critics have characterized the rules as too vague and say it infringes on the First Amendment's free speech clause," and quoted from a U.S. senator who raised his concerns about the "…

AP Tries to Frame NSA Surveillance Issue as 'Far Left and Right' vs. E

June 16th, 2013 2:07 AM
In an early Wednesday morning story which seems to have been a strategic trial balloon, Charles Babington at the Associated Press, aka the Administration's Press, ran a story trying to portray the NSA surveillance revelations by Edward Snowden and subsequent developments as matters which have only riled up people on the "far left and far right." Otherwise, the American people are…

Harold Ford, Jr.'s Bold Admission: 'I Don't Socialize With Terrorists

March 8th, 2013 8:53 AM
Way to go out on a limb, Harold!. . . Of all the Morning Joe regulars, Harold Ford, Jr. is on my short list of those who bring the least to the table. Ford seems more interested in cultivating friends and avoiding offense than in saying anything interesting or—heaven forfend—controversial. Ford took his penchant for finding something good to say about everyone to absurd new…

How Will Media Report Senators Wanting Healthcare Reform Delay

July 17th, 2009 3:54 PM
Six key moderate senators on Friday called for a slowdown in the White House's push for a healthcare reform bill.Their decision was apparently precipitated by the Congressional Budget Office announcement Thursday that the legislation currently being discussed not only won't reduce healthcare costs, but also will have negative longterm ramifications to the economy given the increase in federal…