Category Archives: Fucking Royals

Olympian Class Warfare

The Norwegian people decided that these demands by the International Olympic Committee were not worth the ‘privilege’ of hosting the Winter Olypmics (boldface mine): They demand to meet the king prior to the opening ceremony. Afterwards, there shall be a … Continue reading

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An Obsolete Job Versus an Outsourced One

By way of Charles Pierce, we find this doozy of a quote from Joe Klein (boldface mine): The current controversy over whether Romney was or was not running Bain capital during the years 1999-2002 is a relatively minor nail-the functional … Continue reading

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Democracy Doesn’t Happen One Day Every Two Years: Thoughts on Wisconsin

If democracy is exercised only one day every two years, then it is not truly democracy. Choosing princes to lord over us is not democracy.
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How to Deficit Spend Stupidly

Brought to you by Republican governor of Florida Rick Scott.
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Posted in Conservatives, Economics, Fucking Royals, Funding | 4 Comments

The Rotten Revolving Door

Welcome to the new ‘creative’ economy.
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When So-Called Progressives Don’t Understand What Aristocracy Is: The Estate Tax Edition

Our professional Democrats don’t even know how to make core Democratic arguments.
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Posted in Compulsive Contrarian Disorder, Fucking Royals, Taxes | 7 Comments

The End Run Around the Estate Tax: Welcome to American Toryism

Apparently, working for a living only has redemptive value for poor single minority mothers: the scions of the wealthy, by virtue of their birth, clearly don’t need this form of moral instruction.
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Posted in Fucking Royals, Taxes | 6 Comments