Posts in category "Capitalism"
FOX Business Network (FBN) will debut The Independents, a new primetime program hosted by Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, on Monday, December 9th. Some viewers may remember Lisa Kennedy Montgomery as the same “Kennedy” who was a featured MTV VJ video host starting in the 1992. Kevin Magee, Executive Vice President of Fox Business Network, announced that... Read more »
The Heritage Foundation’s Chris Jacobs visited New York City to ask people about Obamacare: Do you think it’s hazardous to your health? DEFUND OBAMACARE NOW! Video courtesy of The Heritage Foundation.
Gun manufacturing and sales is big business in the United States–as it turns out, one of the biggest. In terms of gun ownership, the U.S. is the runaway global leader. There are nearly nine firearms for every 10 American citizens; this proportion is 40% higher than that of Yemen, which ranks second in the world... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston We all, individuals and businesses alike, have this basic assumption that when we put our money in a bank it is safe. But is it? Apparently not so much as the experience of small business TRC indicates when hackers reached into the company’s California-based bank account and drained it of nearly... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Indiana’s cigarette tax is relatively low. Chicago has been complaining for some time that people will go to the Hoosier State, buy a few cartons, then come back to Chicago and sell them at prices undercutting Illinois rates, but still make money. Kentucky, though its tax isn’t too high, also finds... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Well, when I said that CNBC’s business coverage was “playing catch up” with Fox Business Network, I didn’t know how close to the truth I had it as this month, CNBC copied FBN’s coverage from last fall of the amazing growth that Houston, Texas has seen over the last few years.... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston There was once a day when particular media outlets were so dominant that they could essentially make the rules on who they permitted to appear with them whether in print, on the radio, or on TV. Those days are long gone, of course. So, why does CNBC still think it has... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Lou Dobbs of Fox Business Network’s Lou Dobbs Show recently had an interesting interview with Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida on the newest immigration proposal that Republicans are trying to push in Congress. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com Dobbs has continued his surge in the ratings in a head-to-head... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston It is well noted that we live in an overly litigious society. But one small company in Las Vegas isn’t just knuckling under the thumb of a big corporation and the hammer-fist of another big lawsuit. Instead, the small business is taking the revolutionary view that big business should treat its... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston We are all suffering from the mistaken idea that our money is “safe” after we put it in a bank. The fact is your money is at risk every day as it sits in your bank or with your financial services provider. It isn’t necessarily because those institutions will waste it,... Read more »