Three interesting stories to link today…
Why Buy the Cow? – Peter Schiff gives a nice little “corporate taxation for dummies,” in this update, explaining how the government gets more money from most corporations than the shareholders do. We take more money away from corporations than China does. Remind me which country is Communist again?
Uncle Sam: If It Ends in .Com, It’s .Seizable – First, they came for Bodog, and you didn’t say anything because you don’t bet on sporting events online. Wired has an excellent piece here about how the US Government has now claimed the authority to seize any .com domain name regardless of what country it is registered in. But hey, I’m sure this is nothing to worry about. We beat SOPA, remember? We won! The Internet will be totally free forever, right? Right?
Rush Limbaugh Isn’t the Only Media Misogynist – The cutest of the “Fox News liberals” delivers a scorching rebuke of the leftist media courtesy of The Daily Beast. See, the mainstream media is very upset when a male media figure calls a woman a slut because of her political beliefs. You know, unless it’s Sarah Palin.