Depression coming, not likely.
I just thought I would send this information out as so many are still worried about the economy and some are worried about what the new president is going to do, so I thought I would send out some facts to put todays economy in persepective. “During the Great Depression, U.S. output plunged 27% in four years; unemployment neared a third of the work force. | Read More »
Prop 8 – says minorities are conservative. The GOP isnt over yet.
I noticed this from the prop 8 vote in california: “According to exit polls, whites opposed the amendment 53-47. But blacks supported it 70-30, and Latinos supported it 51-49. The polls have blacks at 10 percent of the electorate for this issue, with Latinos at 19 percent and whites at 63 percent. (Asians, at six percent, opposed the proposition 53-47.)” Now, i read that as | Read More »
Obama – sending “price signals to change behavior”
November 2007 – http://noblesseoblige.org/wordpress/2008/11/01/obama-will-raise-the-price-of-electricity-and-other-energy/ Interviewer – how to you get people to change behavior ? Obama – “it’s important for us to send price signals to change behavior” Obama – people like to drive suvs and leave their lights on, we’re going to have to cap emissions for companies that generate power and those companies will have to pass on those costs to consumers. Now, | Read More »
Obama – build coal power plant and you’ll be bankrupted.
“Barack Obama to the San Francisco in a January 17, 2008 interview: Let me sort of describe my overall policy. What I’ve said is that we would put a cap and trade system in place that is as aggressive, if not more aggressive, than anybody else’s out there. I was the first to call for a 100% auction on the cap and trade system, which | Read More »
Obama: I’ll make energy prices “skyrocket”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hdi4onAQBWQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qYM-nuGS8Jw&NR=1 Yes, my friends. It seems another clip has come out from San Francisco from Obama that would not be the Obama he is representing himself as now. This time, in January of this year – 2008; obama has said this: “You know, when I was asked earlier about the issue of coal, uh, you know — Under my plan of a cap and | Read More »
ZOGBY: MCCAIN MOVES INTO LEAD 48-47 IN ONE DAY POLLING-DRUGE
just spreading the good news. “fight” with Mccain now, he can win and the country will be better for it ! http://www.drudgereport.com/ ZOGBY SATURDAY: Republican John McCain has pulled back within the margin of error… The three-day average holds steady, but McCain outpolled Obama 48% to 47% in Friday, one day, polling. He is beginning to cut into Obama’s lead among independents, is now leading | Read More »
Ok Obama, let’s make an issue of the “virtue out of selfishness”
Now, in addition to Biden saying that paying taxes is “patriotic”, we have Obama saying , “You know I don’t know when, when they decided they wanted to make a virtue out of selfishness.” http://blogs.abcnews.com/politicalpunch/2008/10/obamas-new-atta.html Excuse me ! If this isn’t the biggest example of pot calling the kettle black in the past month, it’s in the top 5.
How about that Surge ! – U.S. military hands 13th province over to Iraqis
Just wanted to keep spreading the good news, and shudder to think what Iraq would be like today without the surge. KUT, Iraq (AP) — The U.S. military on Wednesday handed over security responsibility for the southern province of Wasit to Iraqi authorities in a step that acknowledges the growing capability of the country’s fledgling security forces. Wasit province is the 13th of Iraq’s 18 | Read More »
Don’t cry for me Argentina, the US will soon join you.
http://www.ibdeditorials.com/IBDArticles.aspx?id=309653051843388 Yes, “my friends”, it looks like Argentina has shown us the way out of the financial mess. “In 1994, Argentinians could choose to save for retirement with the state or through a private account that let them make investment decisions based on their retirement needs. Although it tried to accomplish what Chile’s private retirement accounts did, it wasn’t as well-designed. Fees were 30%. The | Read More »
McCain. Heres your economic recovery plan(best part. Its from an Ohio-an-Boehner).
A series of recent articles have highlighted House Republican Leader John Boehner’s (R-OH) plan for economic growth, new jobs, and rapid recovery. Congressional Quarterly called the plan “part of a pre-election GOP push to turn voters against Democratic plans to push through billions of dollars in new spending,” and described its central planks: “According to a draft of the GOP plan, Boehner would double the | Read More »
Some results in MA from the same sex marriage ruling.
On November 18, 2003, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court announced its Goodridge opinion, ruling that it was unconstitutional not to allow same-sex “marriage.” Six months later, homosexual marriages began to be performed. Just some quotes and results. Here’s what could come to your town: At my own children’s high school there was a school-wide assembly to celebrate same-sex “marriage” in early December, 2003. It featured | Read More »
More comfort in todays financial turmoil.
I know that many are wondering just which way is up and where it will all end, so I thought I would pass on some info I read in a recent IDB editorial. It seems the US in not in as bad of shape as the DOW and S+P make it look like it is: From the article: Just two weeks ago, German Finance Minister | Read More »
401K is a 101K. Just wait until the democrats make 401k’s disappear.
As you know, the average 401K has taken a tremendous hit over the past 9 months; but even scarier is that a democratic congress and president may just make you 401K disappear. Let me quote an article for you: House Democrats recently invited Teresa Ghilarducci, a professor at the New School of Social Research, to testify before a subcommittee on her idea to eliminate the | Read More »
Myself, and Ann Coulter; say the numbers lie; don’t quit until 11-4 !
Well, every lefties favorite columnist, Ann Coulter; came up with this little write up today to help those who don’t like socialism and have been taking the kid’s safety blanket at night give the past 2 weeks of Obamas surge. It’s fully said that i am not convinced of these results coming again myself, i saw in ’06 that the people were willing to stand | Read More »
So, Obama looks inevitable ? Then welcome back Carter days.
Yes, I have seen the media full of glee, so I can only make the connection that Obama is riding up in the polls. Ok, so Obama is elected; what next ? I’ll take one thing. Energy. Although Obama has seem to have been a proponent of offshore drilling recently, that does not mesh with statements in the primary nor any of his Senate actions. | Read More »
Democrats, feel free to leave the country at any time.
I know Alec, Madonna, Susan Sarrandon and her boy toy have all threatened to leave the country. To them, and anyone else are more than welcome to leave. I have been to Canada a few times and can tell you it looks just like America and even has all the niceties like free health care that you guys are so looking forward to. Today, the | Read More »
Rush does youtube video today. I’m guessing its burnin down the house.
Just an FYI that Rush is staring a you tube video out of his first break. I’m willing to bet my morgan stanley shares it’s burning down the house. BTW, this same video was mentioned on the house floor speeches on Sunday. Now GW desrves a lot of blame for enabling the credit crisis, but he and Mccain did put forth efforts to stop this | Read More »
Mccain – this is your bailout contribution ad.
Just play the video of this, i would think that would be enough for the people to know which presidential candidate is best for America on the economy: From Abc Stephanopoulos interview: **Stephanopoulos: “What role did you play? How were you helpful do you believe in the process?” John McCain: “I will let you and others be the judge of that. I did the best | Read More »
Love the Financial Crisis ? Thank a democrat.
Now, i’m not here to blame the financial crisis soley on the democrats, GW and many GOP officeholders were enablers at least; but these articles show that Clinton, Carter and the good intentions of liberal’s desire to give housing to those who wouldn’t be able to qualify normally has the country in the mess it’s in today. Yes, greedy desires of bankers, investors and individuals | Read More »
House Energy Plan-Care to help stop it?Its in your interest.
I know that many around here maybe still reeling from Ike, but I can think of no better deterrent from the effects of future storms than a greater number of energy resources and producers or refiners of those resources here in the US. Well, yesterday, Congress passed the “Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act” which does nothing but hinder the US’s goal of | Read More »