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It’s the Grand Solar Minimum, stupid

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.” Upton Sinclair wasn’t right about much. He was a socialist, after all. But he was right about that.

To be fair though, Sinclair was a socialist back before the expansion of the welfare state ate the future of the West. Before Big Sister put us all under her neurotic thumb. Back then, the Leviathan state which steals your wealth and hands it to slobs and grabblers was just a harmless-looking little baby dragon that promised a utopia of perfect equality. Before income tax and central banking were established to feed the beast.… Read the rest

The Alt-Right And The Death Of Conservatism

This article appeared originally on The Daily Caller.

As though to ensure that this year’s presidential campaign is forever remembered as the most bizarre American political spectacle of the last hundred years, many high-ranking Republicans have recently indicated that they will not be supporting their party’s candidate and instead will be voting for Hillary in November.

Have we ever seen such high dudgeon in the ship of state? On the stormy seas such treachery would be rewarded with the plank. This begs the answer to the question that many in the alt-right have been asking for a while now: Why is it that the ship of state only ever steers to port?… Read the rest