Thursday, August 02, 2012

Show Notes: 07-29-2012

Uncooperative Radio Show Notes: Sunday 7/29/12

Scalia: Guns May be Regulated

Justice Antonin Scalia, one of the Supreme Court's most vocal and conservative justices, said on Sunday that the Second Amendment leaves room for U.S. legislatures to regulate guns, including menacing hand-held weapons.
http://www.nationaljournal.com/scalia-guns-may-be-regulated-20120729

House GOP leaders indicate they will fund implementation of Obamacare

When asked whether the House Republicans would permit or not permit funding for Obamacare in whatever legislation is enacted to fund the government after Sept. 30--when the current funding legislation runs out--House Speaker John Boehner responded that "our goal would be to make sure the government is funded,"
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/house-gop-leaders-indicate-they-will-fund-implementation-obamacare

Thousands gather for Beck event

More than 65,000 people filled Cowboys Stadium to see one of the most polarizing figures in America: Glenn Beck. Thousands of Beck supporters traveled from various states to hear his message.
http://dfw.cbslocal.com/2012/07/28/thousands-gather-for-beck-event/

Occupy Movement Hits London to Protest 'Capitalist' Olympic Games

About 500 people critical of the economic impact and corporate flavor of the London Olympics marched Saturday near the Olympic Park, determined to send a message that Britain is not united in backing the games.
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/occupy-movement-hits-london-protest-capitalist-olympic-games

Soldiers and students to fill empty seats
Olympic organisers scrambled to halt a public backlash over the sight of empty seats at competition venues, recruiting an army of soldiers and students to fill the voids and upgrading spectators with cheaper tickets.

http://kurtiswelch.com/drudge/redirect.aspx?DestinationURL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.ft.com%2fcms%2fs%2f0%2f684cfc8c-d95f-11e1-8529-00144feab49a.html#axzz223J02kXw


Why Gold

“The Austrian School advocates against price fixing and economic planning, and the Austrian School advocates a gold standard, which can be seen as a way of fixing the rate of change of the size of the money supply through economic planning.”
http://mises.org/daily/6088/Why-Gold