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Category Archives: The Manchurian Candidate

Why Did The Media Fail So Badly In Its Efforts To Elect Hillary?

Submitted by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, Yesterday in Taki's Magazine, David Cole suggested that maybe, just maybe, Hollywood isn't as powerful in swaying public opinion as many people assume it is.  This belief is shared not only by the "stars" of Hollywood itself — who naturally fancy themselves as great "thought leaders" — but […]

The Odious Versus The Tedious

Submitted by Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, You thought the Republican convention was a ghastly spectacle of royal Trumpery (and Iago-style backstabbing featuring the arch-asshole Ted Cruz)? Now comes the Democratic Annunciation of I’m-With-Her-It’s-My-Turn, the incarnation of crony corruption in our late-state Republic of Racketeering. Remember that old movie, The Exorcist, with its demonic spewage of […]

Michael Hudson Exposes 2016’s Real ‘Class War’: Krugman’s Neocon Neoliberalism Vs Trump’s Righteous Populism

Via The Real News Network, Economist Michael Hudson says Trump's divergence from the conventional Republican platform is generating indignant punditry from neocons and neoliberals alike… Full Transcript: SHARMINI PERIES, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, TRNN: It's the Real News Network. I'm Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. On Friday, just after the Republican National Congress wrapped up […]

How To Play The “Common Knowledge Game” Effectively

Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog,     The more I practice, the luckier I get.– Gary Player (b. 1935)     Luck is the residue of design. – Branch Rickey (1881 – 1965) I've found that you don't need to wear a necktie if you can hit.– Ted Williams (1918 […]