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If Arthur Laffer’s economic ideas are bunk, then I reckon the 25-year national economic boom from 1982 to 2007, which occurred after his theories were implemented, was bunk, too.
So now Gov. Sam Brownback wants full steam ahead on fracking for oil and gas. You better check on earthquake insurance. It usually has to be added to your policy.
Never miss a local story.
If Brownback and other evangelical Christians want to pray to “Father God” and “in Jesus’ name,” they should go to church. The state Capitol is not the right place for that. It seems we have no separation of church and state in Kansas anymore.
Kansas House Speaker Mike O’Neal earned the “Virgil Peck Award for Stupidity” for his crude e-mail to colleagues comparing Michelle Obama to the Grinch. I hope all Hispanics, blacks, Native Americans and other minorities leave him a strong message. Racism has no place in Topeka.
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Live by the plane, die by the plane.
All you who bash Boeing union members and their wages need to realize that they set the wage standards for the whole city. You make what you do because they make what they do.
Mayor Carl Brewer worked at Boeing for 20 years, and now claims nobody at Boeing would call him back. How is that possible?
The Obama administration is giving Japan the benefit of a $7,500 tax credit on Nissan electric cars. What kind of madness is this use of our taxpayer money?
While Iran is talking tough in the Persian Gulf, it took the U.S. Navy to rescue 13 Iranian fisherman from pirates. It looks like the Iranian Navy is all blow and no go.
If women wore the waistband of their jeans below their buttocks, with full view of their underwear, there would be hell to pay.
I watched NCAA women’s basketball on Saturday. Those young ladies are great athletes, and the games were very exciting. As a bonus, they don’t have all the ugly tattoos you see in the men’s game.