Tagged: government

brock yates phone home

Brock Yates, Phone Home

Brock Yates, Phone Home By Eric Peters [We mentioned last week about forced fuel efficiency. This is another great piece showing you how all “mainstream” anything has been corrupted to the core. Including those...

R.I.P. Helen Hirsch of Hoboken

R.I.P. Helen Hirsch of Hoboken We learned the sad news today, that longtime city watchdog Helen Hirsch had passed into eternity. Her consistent scrutiny of the waste at city hall will be missed. Below...

Individuals are rarely benefactors

Individuals are rarely benefactors {why?} This post is going to be a bit too hard from some people. It requires a little out of the box thinking. “Big picture,” so to say. But whenever...

NJ Gas Tax

NJ Gas tax – WHY?

Why the fuddling with the (proposed) NJ Gas Tax? This is exactly one of the reasons why “big government” annoys the crap out of me: The NJ Gas Tax. (Which is now causing disruption...

Do you think about the end game?

TEOTWAWKI: A reality? Or just fear porn? This is a touchy subject indeed. Some people have the ability to think complex thoughts, incorporate history, present signs and visions of the future. Others, well, I...

PSE&G Substation hoboken NJ

PSE&G Substation

New PSE&G Substation in Hoboken A bunch of Hoboken411 readers have sent in inquiries about the “new building” up along the Willow Ave. bridge uptown. They were wondering “what is that?” Well – we’re...

Is free market schooling possible today

Making schooling a free market

Is it possible to make schooling a free market? The post we published recently about public pensions got me thinking. Public schooling takes up a HUGE percentage of government budgets across the board. And...

public pensions how long can they last

Public Pensions

How long will “public pensions” exist? Question of the day: The reason I ask is, that it’s quite mind-blowing how much these local governments expect to siphon money from others to pay (former) (city,...

Uber Hoboken Everyones Private Driver

Uber taxing government?

Taxi Cartel, Uber Technology, What does it all mean anyway? Okay, so the big debate these days is between the “taxi cartel” (yellow cabs, traditional livery services) and this new app-based “ride acquisition” company...