Biden Plans to Nationalize Oil Industry
October 23, 2020
Let’s take Joe Biden at his word. (I know it’s crazy, but just play along.) In the seconds and final debate of Election 2020, Joe Biden promised two mutually exclusive changes: To eliminate the oil industry. To do so without eliminating jobs. “No one will lose their job,” he says. While President Trump and conservatives are saying, “Joe Biden will kill oil jobs,” I think Joe actually has a plan.
Go to Caracas and Say a Rosary
March 10, 2019
Down in the world’s newest socialist “paradise,” the longest blackout in decades has struck Venezuela. The country has been without power for at least 4 days. That’s how socialism works. The constitutional president, Juan Guaido, has called on Venezuelans to pour into the capital city of Caracas to demand the communist dictator Madura surrender. Guaido correctly points out that Maduro’s socialism caused the problem. Guaido’s call is great, but it doesn’t go far enough.
How to Answer Chavez
June 27, 2010
Communist dictator Hugo Chavez has has stolen eleven oil rigs owned by the American company Helmerich and Payne. As Reuters points out, Chavez has now nationalized oil, telecommunications (including news), power, steel, and banking. If you’re keeping score, Chavez leads Obama 5-3, as Obama so far has managed to seize only banking, automotive, and healthcare. But Obama has vowed a comeback. Over the weekend, I had the pleasure of cutting and splitting some oak and hickory with a friend.