Posts Tagged ‘Wall Street Journal’

‘Since voters are so stupid, let govt. make all decisions’

Saturday, December 14th, 2013
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The pabulum voters are being fed has escalated to new heights… or lows as the case may be. In a letter to the Sac Bee editor today, a reader claimed Alexis de Tocqueville would have supported Sacramento City Council's decision to forge ahead with the publicly subsidized arena without a vo...

Drones a litmus test on trust in government

Monday, March 18th, 2013

March 18, 2013 By Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO -– Don't you hate it when life starts to resemble one of those bleak, futuristic dystopian movies? I'm thinking of an almost unfathomable reality –- local and state governments are joining the feds in buying unmanned aerial vehicles -– drones -–...

L.A. Times Attempting Suicide

Monday, March 5th, 2012

Commentary MARCH 5, 2012 By JOHN SEILER Today the Los Angeles Times is charging for visiting its site online. This is a suicide attempt that will severely damage the paper. Its parent company, Tribune Co., long has been in bankruptcy, running up $233 million in legal fees. According to the Times...