Monthly Archives: July 2011

If You Can’t Fix It, Do A Comedy Routine

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I watched C-Span2 in disbelief as Al Franken gave his talk on the debt ceiling today. I understand the use of hyperbole to give his view of our fiscal crisis but is this the time for theatrics on the floor of … Continue reading

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“Are Republicans Powerless or Are They Conning You?”

Akron, OH – 27 July 2011 “Republican politicians are pretending to act, but they’re actually playacting,” says Jim Babka, President of DownsizeDC.org, Inc. “House Republicans could balance the budget right now, simply by refusing to raise the debt ceiling. They … Continue reading

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This Debt Debate Nonsense

Here’s is a common sense article that explains how simple this whole thing is to make go away. It just shows how the politicians, all of them, want to hold us captive. How the gov’t could save $1.6 trillion and … Continue reading

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H.R. 822 – National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act

Do concealed-carry laws lead to increased gun violence? The Violence Policy Center counts 319 people killed by concealed-handgun permit-holders, although it’s hard to know what role, if any, the permits played in those killings. Crime is complex. But common sense … Continue reading

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All I Need to Know about the State of Our Economy Is DXY:IND and GLD

DXY:IND is the dollar spot index and GLD is the ETF for gold. The dollar spot index represents the value of our FRN vs. a basket of world currencies. Although the dollar has risen recently, this was an anomaly due to … Continue reading

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Standard & Poor’s Statement on the Credit Rating of the United States

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The following video from Standard & Poor’s explains their position for downgrading the United States’ credit rating within the next 90 days. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BhOUw0jO0gg Keep in mind that they expect the debt ceiling to be raised and this is not a factor … Continue reading

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We’re Mad As Hell and We’re Not Going to Take It Anymore

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The following video is posted by Mr. Garvin and it is the only video that he has posted. As I write this, the video has 39,513 views since it was published on July 10th. Mr. Garvin captures the sentiment of … Continue reading

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Obama Thinks He Is President of a Democracy

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President Obama spoke at the National Council of La Raza’s annual conference on July 25, 2011. It appears that his base from the 2008 elections is abandoning him and he is branching out. Since his first re-election campaign video is … Continue reading

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TREASURY SEC. GEITHNER REVEALS FAILURE OF LEFT by Frank Roche

On this week’s, Fox News with Chris Wallace, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner aggressively revealed a damming truth while laying out his case for raising America’s debt ceiling. Geithner, on the defensive (seems like he has been since he was plucked … Continue reading

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Boehner Says Republicans Must ‘Sacrifice’ to Avoid Default

The Speaker of the House of Representatives has announced that Republicans must sacrifice to avoid default by raising the debt ceiling. I have several issues with Mr. Boehner’s statement. Not raising the debt ceiling does not mean default. Raising the … Continue reading

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Monsanto Official Beaten by Farmers in India

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Monsanto has cornered the market for genetically modified organism (GMO) seeds. In addition, they also conveniently offer weed killer that will not harm their seeds. Generous application of herbicide eliminates the need to till the soil prior to planting. What … Continue reading

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Ron Paul Presents the Choices on the Debt Ceiling

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The Buck Ended Here

The debt ceiling “crisis” is on center stage today. I received an email again today with the following quote from then Sen. Obama in 2006: “The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign … Continue reading

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The Tea Party is Playing Russian Roulette and They Will Lose

John Boehner will present a plan to raise the debt ceiling by Sunday (July 24th) evening. This deadline is to prevent a “roil” when the Asian stock markets open tomorrow night. Keep in mind that this will only be a … Continue reading

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Information From a Friend

Hi everybody! I just wanted to take a minute to share a potentially useful tool I stumbled onto this morning, and hope you’ll also find it compelling enough to share with family, friends, and your blog-o-sphere buddies. Here’s the scoop: … Continue reading

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