Luongo: Epitaph For A Post-Trump America

Authored by Tom Luongo via Gold, Goats, 'n Guns blog,I’m relieved Donald Trump is no longer President. In fact, I’m downright ecstatic. This is the best I’ve felt in weeks.Trump was four years of faint hope, failed promises and false narratives.Oh, don’t get me wrong he was also entertaining as...

2021: Welcome To Post-Persuasion America

Authored by Jeff Deist via The Mises Institute,Welcome to 2021 in post-persuasion America!  I first heard this term used by Steve Bannon, architect of the surprising 2016 Trump campaign, in a PBS Frontline documentary titled "America's Great Divide." Speaking way back in the pre-Covid days of early 2020, Bannon asserted the information age makes us less curious and willing to...