Archive for October, 2009

On The So-Called “Public Option”

The notion that a public option can compete with private insurers is logically asinine. How can an entity indefinitely subsidized by taxpayers compete with a company that needs to actually yield a product worthy of consumer patronage? The government run option not only has the benefit of being financed despite all obstacles, but it also […]

Quick Thoughts on Obama’s Treatment of the Press

President Obama is treading on dangerous territory by calling out talk radio and FOX. Yes – they lean conservative in their reporting. But, if as the POTUS you’re going to express public disdain for certain networks (which is a bad idea in the first place), be consistent and treat MSNBC the same way you do […]