A trillion here, a trillion there, and …

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R–Wisconsin) is not a member of the Congressional super duper alleged-deficit-reduction supercommittee. So, of course, Johnson has a better plan to reduce the deficit than the supercommittee is likely to create. The Wall Street Journal reports: … the Senator has identified $1.4 trillion in savings over 10 years for any Congressional “Super […]

About the “rich”

The “rich” (defined as anyone who has more money than you) do not particularly need defense. But Mona Charen gives them a defense anyway: Well, I’m for the rich, and not just because the top 1 percent of earners in America paid 38 percent of income taxes in 2008. And not just because I suspect that attempting to […]

Presty the DJ for Sept. 22

Britain’s number one song today in 1964: Today in 1967, a few days after their first and last appearance on CBS-TV’s “Ed Sullivan Show,” the Doors appeared on the Murray the K show on WPIX-TV in New York: Today in 1969, ABC-TV premiered “Music Scene” against CBS-TV’s “Gunsmoke” and NBC-TV’s “Laugh-In”: The number one British […]