What We’re Reading March 31, 2015
We hope you’re having a great day wherever you are and that the news we dig up for you this morning helps you navigate the day more efficiently!
It’s a busy world out there, and you don’t have a ton of free time to be doing Internet searches for the most important items of the day… lucky for you, we do. We drink gallons of coffee in an effort to stay awake long enough to scour the far reaches of the world wide web in an effort to bring you the most important, useful and useless information every single day.
So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
An interesting question about taxes and what it would take to get people to pay… happily. What if we could choose where part of our taxes went? Would we feel better about paying them?
The brilliant George Will has written a scathing piece on Hillary Clinton’s serious lack of Presidential credentials for the Washington Post, and boy is it a doozy!
An abscess of anger seems to gnaw at Hillary Clinton, but the reasons for her resentments remain unclear. The world’s oldest party, which governed the nation during two world wars and is the primary architect of America’s regulatory and redistributive state, is eager to give her its presidential nomination, in recognition of . . . what? The party, adrift in identity politics, clings, as shipwrecked sailors do to floating debris, to this odd feminist heroine. Wafted into the upper reaches of American politics by stolid participation in her eventful marriage to a serial philanderer, her performance in governance has been defined by three failures.
The Weekly Standard has a message for Glenn Beck – Don’t Leave the GOP! Stay and help fix all the things that ails them.
Exciting news for all you moderate-Republicans. It seems that former New York Governor George Pataki is very much considering a run for the White House in 2016!
Check out this amazing chart that proves once and for all that Capitalism is largely to thank for a ridiculous decline in world poverty. Take the liberal capitalism deniers… the science is settled and capitalism works best.
The UVA rape case and the media’s weird “rape hoax” denial.