Issue #13: Trump University edition

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DJT

In the 90s, after I graduated college, I took a job at a small brokerage firm on Wall Street because I needed a job. I worked there for 7 months, and hated every minute of it. During my 7 month tenure at the brokerage, however, I met Donald Trump and shook his hand. During the…

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Trump University

The Donald’s campaign for President is his latest scam. Before that, it was Trump University. If you look up “Trump University” on Google, you’ll see this: You don’t need to be a graduate of the now defunct Trump University to know that Donald J. Trump is a fraud. We know enough about him now to…

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Consumerism

JK and I have been talking about the issues below for some time now, and the best ideas are his. The article below is my summary of our discussions… We live in a culture where the inconvenient truths of science are suppressed if they get in the way of capitalism. Here’s a quote cribbed from…

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Some thoughts on a bad week

In my state, our governor pledged not to raise income taxes on the rich to make up revenue shortfalls. He prefers regressive taxation, like gas taxes, or raiding pensions, including police pensions, btw. Now our governor claims he supports police, while he raids their pensions, and even worse, shifts the burden of raising revenue –…

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GB Mag future

This is an email that I sent to my friends, the writers and contributors to the ezine… Guys, I am proud of the latest entries in the blog, and perhaps over the course of a few years now of this ezine, only one theme has developed fully, but it’s made the whole thing worthwhile. The…

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From delusional to psychotic

This article was the first we published to GB Mag almost two years ago. I edited it, so the voice of the article is mine, the ideas are JK’s. The Endangered Species Act requires a certain number of fish, say salmon, to be present in a given waterway to evidence that the species is ok.…

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Marketing 101

You can learn a lot from the marketing department. Look at this item for sale on the Infowars website. It’s the third version of the t-shirt: The same marketing people who are selling that, think their customers also need this: Perhaps they know something about their customers that I don’t, although I’m not sure it…

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