Tag Archives: US economy

Mother’s Debt Bomb Cake, New Cartoon

Janet Yellen and the Feds raised the interest rates again. After crying the rate hike wolf for nearly a year, she finally raised rates by another quarter point while promising more hikes to come in 2017. Rates weren’t raised sooner … Continue reading

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Ben Garrison’s Superheroes of the GOP Debate

My new Cartoon Poster, “SuperHeroes of the GOP Debate” Here’s my latest cartoon. Well, it’s more of a poster. A poster featuring the GOP candidates as superheroes. Hillary Clinton is their arch-villain, but that cartoon will come later. Some of … Continue reading

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“The Dance of the Dollar”

The American middle class is getting poorer. Wages have been stagnant for decades—if jobs can be found to get those wages. Jobs are exported overseas by big corporations. Small businesses get harassed with taxes and big government red tape. There … Continue reading

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Colonel Bernie Sanders

New cartoon Colonel Bernie Sanders! Sanders solution is to get rid of something that was working for America: Capitalism. Granted, it’s not working so well any more, but it’s because we no longer really have it. We have ‘crony capitalism,’ … Continue reading

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The FED chair that kept Yellen’ wolf

Lew Rockwell writes,  “Once again the Fed’s bite has failed to live up to its bark. Despite months of expectations that it would finally raise rates for the first time since 2006, the Fed continued to sit on its hands … Continue reading

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Trump the Dragon Slayer

One of the reasons for Donald Trump’s popularity is he speaks from the heart and not a teleprompter. He doesn’t need a script and he’s not afraid to speak bluntly. Most of all, he’s not afraid of ‘political correctness.’ He’s … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Obama-Diner by Lewis C. Anon, Guest cartoonist

We haven’t had a new cartoon in a while, so Lewis C. contacted us and offered his work for posting. Many thanks to Lewis for his contribution! —Ben Garrison

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25 statist propaganda phrases and how to rebut them

Reblogged from Liberty.Me   By Matthew Reece from Matthew’s Column link Mar 9, 2015   In the discourse of statists, there is a group of phrases of which one or more tend to be present in nearly every argument. While this is not an exhaustive … Continue reading

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Everything is Awesome!

The Federal Reserve’s Fairy Godmother Janet Yellen’s job is to distort reality and keep people believing that the Federal Reserve is an egalitarian, competent entity necessary for stable, sound money. It’s precisely the opposite. The Fed is in place to … Continue reading

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Does the two party system work?

Creative Commons License with Attribution. No Alteration of Image is Permitted.    Copyright GrrrGraphics 2014 Does the two-party system work? This country needs alternatives to Republicans and Democrats. However, both parties use their power and dirty tricks to make sure … Continue reading

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