Monthly Archives: July 2010

Fed’s Bullard Raises Policy Concerns – Real Time Economics – WSJ

This discussion is long overdue.  Low interest rates penalize savers and reward borrowers.  So why in the world is that a good policy?   You always get more of what you subsidize.  Remember the housing bust, is it still here? Fed’s … Continue reading

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Facebook hated as much as airlines, cable companies

Is this the reason why Windows Live is quietly morphing into Facebook?   Or is there hope for Adult Supervision? Facebook hated as much as airlines, cable companies – Technology & science – Tech and gadgets – msnbc.com

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You won’t believe what Obama’s cooking up now …

Evidently government is growing so fast that we are running out of people to appoint to all the Czar positions.  While 9.5% plus of our people are unemployed, we solve the problem one Czar appointment at a time. You won’t … Continue reading

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Millions for Road Signs?: That’s Stimulating?

Signs of the times.  Guess new jobs for sign painters Millions for Road Signs?: That’s Stimulating? – ABC News

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Obama’s Approval Rating on Economy Drops – Political Hotsheet – CBS News

The Approvers include those who believe that larding on regulation upon regulation, adding big government programs, increasing the national debt, investigating company after company, suing states, tacitly approving boycotts, striping bondholders of their rights and property to take over a … Continue reading

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What $13 trillion would buy: iPhones for the world

This is pretty interesting of what the US National Debt could buy.  Among the items is free medical care for all Americans for 30 years.  So by spending like crazy we can’t afford it and rack up even more debt … Continue reading

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Blame game could ‘boomerang’ on Obama, strategist says

If it does it clearly ain’t my fault, but squarely on the lap of George W. said Obama.  Besides I really just been playing President for the last 18 months so again most reasonable people know it is Bush’s fault. … Continue reading

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