For some time now my Sunday page is dedicated to the Bard of Murdock and I take the day off. The Bard’s poem is posted as usual so not to worry. However, I am writing today because this most important news is being drowned out by the debt ceiling drama of the last many days. The information I am about […]Read more "News Flash __ Past Reports that the Great Recession Ended in June 2009 were Wrong! It Still Hasn’t Ended!"
The following poem was originally published by The Bard of Murdock on Friday, July 29, 2011. Please read the article link provided by the Bard before reading the poem. ___________________________________________________ The San Francisco Savior Article link: Pelosi ‘trying to save life on this planet’ from Republicans I offer this minute critique Of she who often […]Read more "It’s Sunday with The Bard of Murdock"
The following two articles were originally published by Brian at Frankenstein Government on Friday, July 29, 2011. I think you will find the link in the second article especially worth your time to read. ___________________________________________________ It’s Time To Default- Bailing Out the Biggest Loser, The U.S. Government, Is Even Worse Than Bailing Out Too Big […]Read more "Guest Saturday with Frankenstein Government"
It has been a long and frustrating week and it is still not over. Our boys and girls in Washington have been playing unsupervised all week and they are not ready to quit just yet. And where has our fearless leader been. Leading from way behind is the kindest thing I can say. Suspecting that most […]Read more "Pick on Obama Day"
Most of us are hoping that the latest plan to raise the debt ceiling will be passed by both Houses and will be signed by the President. Immediate crisis avoided. But should we breathe a sigh of relief? If the debt ceiling is raised, there is no more danger (real or imaginary). However, the debt […]Read more "How Will The Rating Agencies Respond?"
If you say both are to blame for our enormous debt, you would, of course be right. But can we be more specific as to which Party carries the most blame? Yes we can thanks to the efforts of the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO). An interesting article at American Thinker helps to understand the […]Read more "Who Is Responsible For Our Debt The Deomcrats Or The Republicans?"
Shortly after I started this blog, some nine months ago, I wrote an article titled My Rip van Winkle Experience. It wasn’t my best work so I won’t bother linking it. Instead i will give you the short version. I came to Venezuela in early 1993. From 1999 to June 2010, i was literally with out contact with […]Read more "My Rip van Winkle Experience Isn’t Over Yet"
If you have been following John Carey’s ongoing documentation of the flood in Minot, North Dakota, you already know about the devastation in his home town. They are currently in full recovery mode, but about the only place you will see news of this is in the blogsphere. The main stream media is covering this […]Read more "Help Minot, North Dakota – Vote For Oak Park"
Few things will cause my blood to boil more than hearing somebody touting the virtues of democracy. I am especially infuriated when I hear one of our political leaders talk such nonsense. Yet we do hear “the blessings” of democracy being preached by those in government, often by our own State Department. Our Founders did everything possible to […]Read more "America Was Never Intended To Be A Democracy"
Teens _-_Victims of Minimum Wage? This was a post from a couple of weeks ago and the issue of minimum wage was obviously a sore point with a lot of people. So, when I came across some additional eye-opening information I decided to share it with you. In his American Thinker post yesterday, Randall Hoven […]Read more "Minimum Wage _ More Proof That It Is A Bad Idea"