Peter Funt

2011 Precap
12/31/2010
No one was more surprised by the way 2010 turned out than this reporter, except possibly the 69 Democrats who lost their seats in Congress, ... Read More
Voluntary Tax Break
12/22/2010
Seems there are almost as many theories about how to change the tax laws as there are citizens to whom the laws apply. Here's one ... Read More
Crying Game
12/15/2010
Honestly, what's with all the crying on Capitol Hill? Judging by the flow of tears you'd think Republicans had recently suffered some kind of horrible ... Read More
For Better or Worse?
12/12/2010
President Obama and those who voted for him could use a good marriage counselor. Like many couples for whom the honeymoon is a fuzzy memory, ... Read More
Capital (sic) Hill
12/07/2010
As the debate over taxes raged, one compromise the Senate rejected would have extended tax cuts for all Americans except those who are millionaires. In ... Read More
Hunting for Heroes
11/30/2010
America's developing a real thing for heroes - not the kind in fiction, but the real-life variety. Oprah does entire shows about them. CNN ranks ... Read More
Hunting for Heroes
11/30/2010
America's developing a real thing for heroes - not the kind in fiction, but the real-life variety. Oprah does entire shows about them. CNN ranks ... Read More
Thanks
11/22/2010
I'm thankful that this year many merchants were considerate enough to begin Christmas sales shortly after Columbus Day to avoid interfering with Halloween and Thanksgiving. ... Read More
Low-Tone Security
11/16/2010
I don't have access to any terrorist handbooks, but I imagine that having succeeded beyond expectations in the chapters dealing with "how to disrupt," those ... Read More
The Winning Way
11/02/2010
Baseball is not only the Great American Pastime, but also the Great American Metaphor. So, it says here: If politicians and their supporters had behaved ... Read More