The Laffer Curve

This video at Prager University explains the Laffer Curve, which in turn explains why raising tax rates doesn’t always raise revenue. It’s a very handy thing to know when you’re arguing with dumb people about why taxes are bad. They may not pick up on it without a visual aid, so be sure to bring your own white board. I More …

Did Chick-Fil-A Just Cave?

I’m not ready to quite believe it, but I need to hear some clarification from the company tout suite: The Christian-rooted fast food restaurant agreed to stop funding groups such as Focus on the Family that oppose same-sex marriage in a meeting with the Chicago politician who had been blocking the company‚Äôs move there. Chick-fil-A wrote a letter to Alderman More …