Why The Popular Vote Doesn’t Matter

Some that are not happy with the election results are trying to present the case that the Electoral College isn’t a fair system and that it disenfranchises voters. Usually this argument is presented when a candidate wins the Electoral College but doesn’t win the popular vote which happened in the 2016 Election between Trump and Clinton.

Solve America’s Problems, Tax the Robots!

As industries start to become more automated and replace real workers with equipment or automation, the number of jobs available in the marketplace will continue to decrease. The common mantra in response to this is that low skilled jobs aren’t that important and workers of these jobs should go find a lucrative high paying-high skilled job…

It Has Always Been Legal For Same Sex Couples To Marry Since 1791

The definition of marriage as found in almost all state laws was based on the heavy influence of Christian beliefs at the time they were written. In 1791, the Bill of Rights, specifically the separation of church and state, essentially nullified every state law written on the basis of a religion. Unfortunately it was not…

The Government Wants The Rich to get Richer

Your government has been hijacked by the rich. This started prior to 1913, as the rich have always wanted to legalize themselves, but it became official with the creation of the Federal Reserve in 1913. This was followed by income tax in 1916 and an array of social programs that makes people dependent on the…

Medical Marijuana Laws Endanger Children

Medical marijuana laws in Michigan and probably other states put children at risk because lawmakers did not provide adequate protection for minor children. While it remains legal to smoke marijuana inside your household and be in possession of a limited amount there is nothing stopping or preventing children from being exposed to second hand smoke…

Why is Everything in America Made in China

You’ve probably began wondering many years ago why everything you find in a store seems to be made in China or why we import everything from China. The short answer. It’s a compilation of labor laws, minimum wage, regulations, and unions that make it impossible for some products to be made here. Because of all…

4 Things You Don’t Know About The Top 2 Percent Income Earners

These aren’t exactly things you didn’t know about the top 2% income earners in America but they seem to be things people frequently forget when they demonize the top 2% just for being successful. They Are Your Neighbors One in every fifty people belong to the 2% but not everyone looks wealthy or even shows…