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David Alan Stockman (born November 10, 1946) is a former businessman and U.S. politician who served as a Republican U.S. Representative from the state of Michigan (1977–1981) and as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (1981–1985) under President Ronald Reagan.

David Stockman’s Contra Corner

January 20th Reprise: Sleepy Joe And His Wax Museum Of Deep Staters

….while the thousands of massed national guard troops signaled the paranoia crackling under the surface as Ol’ White Joe Biden stepped forward to commence his party’s punishments against the unWoke (disguised as a call for “unity”). He was surrounded by a virtual wax museum of Deep Staters salivating for the upcoming blood-feast: The Obamas, Hillary and Bill (nodding off), Nancy, Chuck, Mitch… but just who was the Asian chap sitting behind the man-of-the-hour? Secret Service? Or his...

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Zoom Privilege: How Lockdowns Made the Rich Richer

Wall Street, Washington, D.C., and Silicon Valley are swimming in cash and prosperity. 2020 could not have gone better for the country’s elites. The vast majority of Americans, on the other hand, have been forced into financial, physical, and emotional ruin. 2020 served as the year that government dictates — purposed with fighting a disease with a 99.8% recovery rate — manifested unprecedented wealth inequality, and created health issues far more dangerous than COVID-19. The...

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Orange Man Gone

The everlasting irony of Donald J. Trump’s presidency is this: He had all the right enemies, but virtually without exception made all the wrong decisions during his hapless four-year sojourn in the Oval Office. The list of his enemies is enough to make any right-thinking supporter of peace, prosperity and liberty proud. That starts with […]

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And It’s Gone! The Fed Has Obliterated Price Discovery

“they have also kindled two dangerous ideas: that fiscal deficits don’t matter, and that no matter how much debt is outstanding, we can effortlessly, safely, and reliably pile on more.” Crucially, Klarman warns that: “The market’s usual role in price discovery has effectively been suspended.” https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/price-discovery-has-simply-vanished-bauposts-klarman-blasts-800lb-gorilla-fed-dangerously

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