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What About the Trump Tax Thing?

Trump By David Stockman.  |  October 4, 2018

Agitprop sticks in my teeth too, and I’d rather compose romances for you- more profit in it and more charm. But I subdued myself, setting my heel on the throat of my own song.Read More

On Madmen in Authority

Trump By David Stockman.  |  October 1, 2018

[T]he ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when they are right and when they are wrong, are more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed the world is ruled by little else.Read More

The Supreme Court, the Senate, and Insolvency

Trump By David Stockman.  |  September 28, 2018

some moments are nice, some are nicer, some are even worth writing about.Read More

Highest Mountains and Deepest Valleys

Trump By David Stockman.  |  September 13, 2018

A drug is not bad. A drug is a chemical compound. The problem comes in when people who take drugs treat them like a license to behave like an asshole.Read More

The Deep State, the “Resistance,” and Our Anonymous Coup

Trump By David Stockman.  |  September 6, 2018

Well, who ya gonna believe, me or your own eyes? – Chicolini (Chico Marx) to Mrs.Read More

This Is How We MAGA

Trump By David Stockman.  |  September 4, 2018

If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn’t. And contrary wise, what is, it wouldn’t be.Read More

The Donald’s Methods Are Unsound – But…

Trump By David Stockman.  |  August 30, 2018

Ooh, see the fire is sweepin’ Our very street today Burns like a red coal carpet Mad bull lost its way – The Rolling Stones, “Gimme Shelter” (1969) What will make the coming crash especiallyRead More

When Empires Run Amok

Trump By David Stockman.  |  August 21, 2018

Has the whole world gone crazy? Am I the only one around here who gives a sh*t about the rules? Mark it zero! – Walter Sobchak (John Goodman), The Big Lebowski (1998) It is hardRead More

The Donald’s China Syndrome

Trump By David Stockman.  |  August 20, 2018

Almost all wars, perhaps all, are trade wars connected with some material interest. They are always disguised as sacred wars, made in the name of God, or civilization, or progress.Read More

Why, Donald?

Trump By David Stockman.  |  August 16, 2018

Now I will tell you the answer to my question. It is this. The Party seeks power entirely for its own sake.Read More