How I feel about Trump

I'm about to post something that's anti-Hillary Clinton, and I've made anti-Hillary posts and comments in the past, so I thought I should set the record straight about how I feel about Donald Trump. I don't like Trump, and I never liked him. I am a Bernie Bro, if you need to define me. But… Continue reading How I feel about Trump


The corporate tax cuts are structurally permanent

I usually write about Russia. This has nothing to do with Russia. But I had a brainwave, as the Brits say, and I haven't seen this analysis elsewhere, and, with no false humility, it's correct. If there's one main takeaway, it's that the corporate tax rate is an exceptionally powerful tool to drive corporate behavior.… Continue reading The corporate tax cuts are structurally permanent

Peter #Strzok: it’s all about the affair

I watched Rod Rosenstein's testimony before the House Judiciary Committee today and it brought out the Democrat in me. I'm an Obama Democrat, definitely not a Hillary Democrat, and as any expat ends up doing, I spent a lot of time during the Obama years explaining to my Russian friends and colleagues what Obama was… Continue reading Peter #Strzok: it’s all about the affair