February 9, 2018

MAKING A PARTHIAN-STYLE BOW SHOT… (over the rump end of our horse…as we shift our sights to other things) For the past sixteen years, seven of them from the platform of this site, we’ve produced a series of commentaries offering

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CLOSING OUT ANOTHER…ANNO HORRIBILIS… (and hoping that this next one will be slightly less so…) Not much we can say about this past year of 2017 other than…we’re glad we’re able to be closing out another…anno horribilis…and hoping that this

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IT’S THAT TRA-LA-LA TIME OF YEAR… (…again…) Perhaps it’s just because we’ve become too urbanized, and so long gone from all those old country ways of ringing in the Christmas festivities of former times, that we’re less enthused these days

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A POSSIBLE PHYRRIC POLITICAL WIN… (…which could ultimately bite them all where the sun don’t shine) The Senate finally passed a bill to “overhaul” the tax-code. As far as we can figure out from the sparse information anyone seems to

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FIDDLING WITH THE TAX RATES…DOES NOT REFORM MAKE… (…it’s just doing symptomatic medicine rather than going for a cure) Every twenty years or so, our career politicos’ reaction to the decibel level of taxpayers’ grumbles about the tax code, is

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