Tagged: David Koch

How Did 2 Men Get So Mighty?

How Did 2 Men Get So Mighty?

Money may not buy happiness but it certainly can buy power. In a country of more than 300 million people, two men are emerging as the mightiest force in American politics. And all they...

How do People Like the Koch Brothers Sleep at Night?

How do People Like the Koch Brothers Sleep at Night?

From where I sit, the Koch Brothers are monsters. They devote their considerable wealth to blocking life-saving government policies and promoting deadly initiatives that feed their bigoted beliefs. Surely, they should toss and turn tonight, haunted...

What They Don’t Say About Cain’s Financing

What They Don’t Say About Cain’s Financing

Why are the media so hesitant to expose Herman Cain’s real backers? I Googled and Googled and came up with almost nothing in the news today about that illegal $40,000 the Cain campaign is...

Crooked Referees Skew Contest Between the Classes

Crooked Referees Skew Contest Between the Classes

Sometimes, I’ll be watching a sports event, and wonder whether the referees – or umpires – have been bribed. It happens a lot in football, where there are so many fouls that it’s up...

Manufactured Emotional Issues Obscure the Real Battle

Manufactured Emotional Issues Obscure the Real Battle

Retired, irrelevant, I sit at my computer in a small Florida town and write blogs about the way the world is going. Just another old codger letting off steam. And for what? What does...