Either the ObamaCare mandate is unconstitutional in all its forms or its not. Here we are faced square again with something that continues to be, I think, a subject worthy of consideration. Is the conservative endeavor and are conservatives to adopt and begin an embrace of and a promotion of their version of how a welfare state ought to run?
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Now you and I can talk about preserving my Financial Sanity in Three Easy Lessons, your new book. David Simpson, whom many of you know, he’s been on the show many times, he’s provided financial counsel to me in the past. What are the three easy lessons? Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – You’re supposing the right of the patron or the prospective patron to enter or do business into said business is superior to the right of the property owner and the person who had the capital, bought the property, bought the coffee beans, bought the gizmo that makes the espresso, who took his money out of his pocket and is hiring the labor and training the labor before the business opens. This is all on the private property owner. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Any wage control damages a market because it has an effect on the price mechanism. Wage is part of the price mechanism, too. Your ability as a businessperson to set the wage, this is part of the price mechanism. This is how you arrive at how much to sell the donut for. The labor cost, that goes into the price mechanism. Anytime the government comes in and sets the price, it is altering forever the market economy. It’s going to have unintended consequences. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Why is it any different for the State to compel a business person to pay someone for a service that is rendered, and voluntary service that is rendered, at a preordained or predetermined price? Why shouldn’t the State then be able to compel, or why shouldn’t the store be able to use the power of the State to compel the consumer to spend a minimum amount? Don’t feed me this crap that the State has an interest here and only the State can do this. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - What is the purpose of university? I’m all for higher education that is directed towards occupation. Does that necessarily mean you have to go to a place and get a piece of paper, or do you go to a place where you can actually start learning and working in the craft and in the business? Check out today's transcript for the rest...
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Kathleen Parker is just filled with all sorts of antiquarian ideas, all sorts of archaic, Victorian notions about what a family is and what women that have children might actually be called upon to do from time to time. It’s called motherhood. Again, I’m down with this whole fashionable admission that there are differences between the genders. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…
Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Are they going to have soda police in New York? What is the penalty for violating this act of soda tyranny? They ought to have the New York Soda Party. They ought to find out where Bloomberg is going to be sailing his Bloomberg yacht out on the Hudson and dump 10,000 gallons of soda into the harbor, call it the New York Soda Party. Check out today’s audio and transcript for the rest…