LA restaurant imposes explicit 3% #Obamacare surcharge. But wait! There’s more.
It’s hard-nosed to take the 3% Obamacare surcharge imposed upon you and pass it explicitly along to the consumer, as one Los Angeles restaurant is doing. [Video fixed and via @IloiloKano]
Some un-asked for practical advice for Tea Party folks.
Since I temporarily have some people’s attention: If you are a website design-type person: now would be an excellent time to either promote the site that you have designed to act as a national clearinghouse for upcoming Tea Parties, or to actually sit down and design one. I suggest something lean, stripped-down, has an easy-to-remember link, and designed to let people easily post their own | Read More »
Treasury-security Yields Continue Their Sharp Fall [Updated]
The 30-year T bond is priced to yield 3.34% this morning. The 10-year note is at 2.83%. These are extraordinary numbers, and they’re still falling fast. Three-and-six month bills are already at or near zero. This is powerful and continuing evidence that markets are uncertain and fleeing from risk. The midcurve and long-end are multi-trillion dollar asset classes that have increased in value by something | Read More »
Election Tips From the Show-Me State
Promoted from the diaries by Erick. DISCLAIMER: I work as the legislative assistant for state representative Mark A. Parkinson of Missouri’s 16th House district (part of St. Charles County), and volunteered without pay for his campaign on quite a few occasions. The views and suggestions below do not necessarily reflect the views or suggestions of Rep. Parkinson. Over the past year or so, I’ve had | Read More »