Thieves at Halliburton?

Liz Cheney and Arianna Huffington recently clashed about the propriety of Halliburton’s operations in Iraq. (ICYMI, Cheney’s father was the CEO of Halliburton until he became Vice President of the

A Good Day for Rushbabies

For as long as I can remember, my parents have listened to Rush Limbaugh on a semi-regular basis. This permeated my consciousness with conservative inclinations and rendered me fundamentally incapable

Musings on Mad

My favorite show, Mad Men, had its fourth season premiere on Sunday. I have found that people either love or hate the show, so I have some food for thought

Looking the Part

Jeffrey Tucker, editorial vice president of the Ludwig von Mises Institute, is quickly becoming one of my favorite commentators on pop culture. Lately, I’ve read portions of his book, Bourbon

The rewards of public service

Service is its own reward, a but an $800,000 salary isn’t bad either, especially if you’re the city manager for Bell, California. The LA Times reports: A local official in

Two cheers for the unions!

Although Sonny made the case for busting up teachers’ unions, the very same issue of the Weekly Standard describes one industry in which unions were a great force for social

Sonny Bunch, union-buster

We still miss Sonny here at CF, but he does have a great article in the new Weekly Standard, about how liberal filmmakers have turned against teachers unions. You heard

It's Gold for Your Health

What does purchasing gold have to do with healthcare? Don’t worry; the government probably doesn’t know either. Yet, “[starting] Jan. 1, 2012, Form 1099s will become a means of reporting



For three years, a few hundred liberal journalists engaged in an off-the-record internet email group called JournoList, which often plotted stories and ways to portray news to help the political