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Grim notes

As the natural inverse to "Grace notes" over at American Digest, I present, Grim Notes. Items which concern me as I try to muster some holiday cheer

If you want to see our future when hospitals are run by the state:

My husband died like a battery hen in hospital.

This is an account of the husband of a Member of Parliment who's husband languished for hours before dying under the "care" (and I use the word advisedly) of the state. Disinterest and callousness are the norm. No one is ever fired and nothing changes. This is going to be a treat.

Up next a company that owns the newspaper that backed the president that created this punative tax policyis now doing everything it can to avoid that policy. Got it.

Soaking the rich will never work. Britain tried it and had a multibillion pound shortfall. California is looking at a billion dollar shortfall from the same policies. These policies are not negotiable, they are inherent to the Democrat party beliefs now.…