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ACORN – Roasted and Toasted!!!

 

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Politicians: Wake the Hell Up!

[Note: This post from Karl Denninger at The Market Ticker so completely captured my state of mind that I felt compelled to re- post it here in its entirety.  I also encourage you to visit his blog for consistently high quality economic analysis and insight.  We do need to jerk these politicians’ chains and either […]

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Latest GDP Figures – Ugly!

Thanks to the Ticker Guy – Karl Denninger @ The Market Ticker – for the chart, the data for which comes directly from the US Dept of Commerce Bureau of Economic Analysis. Not a lot to cheer about in those numbers, and, the deeper you look in them, the worse the findings.

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Goldman “Profits” ? Even the NY Times scorns them.

Goldman, with it’s agent Henry Paulson, operating as Secretary of the Treasury and using the full power of the US government, eliminates competitors (Lehman and Merrill) and gets bailed out indirectly via AIG.  And now they are making “profits”?  This is crony capitalism in extremis. Even the New York Times scorns these scoundrels, and amazingly, […]

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Great chart from The New York Times

The associated article can be found here, however, this graph provides far more useful info than the article’s text.

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Henry County, Ga pays respect for the ultimate sacrifice of Sergeant John Beale

This video speaks for itself and makes me proud to be an American.

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Robert Reich says it will be a very slow recovery

I rarely agree with Robert Reich on anything, so i found myself shocked to be in complete agreement with this post regarding the long, slow climb we face in resurrecting the US economy,  Reich says In a recession this deep, recovery doesn’t depend on investors. It depends on consumers who, after all, are 70 percent […]

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Birds of a Feather

Lots of articles commenting on the One and his socialist buddies, but the Michael Ramirez cartoon above sums it up succinctly.  Other commentary on the “coup” that wasn’t (Zelaya arrest by Honduran military) and the coup that almost was (Zelaya illegal referendum) includes: Investors Business Daily – Banana Democrats Wall Street Journal – Honduras Defends […]

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