Month: December 2020

More mask nonsense

woman holding face mask

By Kevin Roche This is my very least favored topic.  But I keep reporting on stuff relating to it because we keep hearing garbage that has nothing to do with science or data and everything to do with emotion and…

Let’s compensate victims of regulation

closed store sign

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – As of November, North Carolina’s state government has some $4 billion in unreserved cash in its General Fund, plus well north of $1 billion in its rainy-day account and other reserves. Other states would…

Best foot forward

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – I have always heard that; but never stopped to wonder just how many meanings it has and who still clings to those old sayings. I suppose I have always tried to put my best…