Newberry astroturfs himself

This is embarrassing. Can’t imagine why Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry’s political “folks” thought it would be a good idea for him to go on Fox News and call astroturf soccer fields “infrastructure,” but that is what he did. The media opportunity wasn’t exactly an efficient use of public resources, Mr. Newberry. Hope your three minutes…

The Weimar President

No discussion of hyperinflation in a developed country (which happens when a government prints up too much money and slings it around wildly) is complete without mention of the old Weimar Republic. President Barack Obama’s rhetoric is every bit as inflated. What’s really wild is how the media has joined in the fun while keeping…