While the European elite are all happy that someone cock blocked Bunga Bunga Berlusconi, and they playing like Ole Beppo is just a fun thing, I am afraid that things are really much, much worse. Take a look at Beppo Grillo’s English version blog, or better yet, read the Italian version, and you find that the clown actually loves Mussolini, hates the Jews, thinks Iran is a great country, Islam an awesome … Read more
Category Archive: Europe
When new French Socialist President Francois Holland raised marginal tax rates on the rich to 75%, the response was utterly predictable. Rich people decided to abandon France including national icon Gerard Depardieu (you can read Depardieu’s wonderful letter here).
Well, the French may have gotten the message:
France’s constitutional council has struck down a top income tax rate of 75% introduced by Socialist President Francois Hollande.
Raising taxes for those earning more than
First we had the story of th lady that liked to do the horizontal mambo with bones, and now we get this:
A Swedish inventor has created a musical coffin – with an in-built stereo sound system.
Fredrik Hjelmquist says his CataCombo Sound System is the ideal gift for music lovers who do not want to rest in peace.
It allows people to compile their own personal playlist before they die so their favourite
An awful lot of bandwidth eaten up of late, all on taxes and the economy. For my own self, I’ve skipped over most of it, the intransigence is set and no minds are going to change. But for those folks that can’t be convinced of the simple fact that taxes can change behavior, work production and/or place of residence to avoid them, lets look at Britain;
Almost two-thirds of the country’s million-pound earners disappeared
Newspaper die Tageszeitung reports that the governing coalition are soon to amend the country’s Animal Welfare Act to make sex with animals punishable with a fine of up to 25,000 euros ($31,000).
Bestiality was legalised in Germany in 1969, the same year that gay sex was also removed from the criminal code. After that, sex with animals was only punishable if the animal was severely injured.
The heroes of our American left, and have no doubt that the left here wants to reshape our country to be like this imploding European socialist morass they admire, seem to have reached an impasse. They can’t figure out how to get more of other people’s money.
European Union leaders failed to agree on the 27 nation bloc’s next seven-year budget, replaying the clash between rich and poor countries that has stymied the response
It’s time for some more good news about how well things are going, and it comes to no surprise to me that as they see the writing on the wall companies are protecting their corporate assets from being plundered by the greedy tax and spenders. Way too many of the top publicly traded corporate spenders are letting us know that they are going to curtail capital expenditures this year or next. That’s happening as … Read more