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Pray that All Dems Campaign on the Economy Like Joe Biden

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Joe Biden was boasting in the great economy we are now experiencing. I can only hope and pray that all Democrats join him. NPR left much of that part of Biden’s message out of their report on job training. So

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Try Telling Recent College Graduates That We Are No Longer in a Recession!

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They probably won’t believe you. We know from a lot of different stories and reports that college graduates are hurting, with unprecedented numbers moving back to live with their parents. Now the San Francisco Federal Reserve has released an “Economic

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McDonald’s Owners Are As Pessimistic as Ever, So Let’s Double Their Labor Costs

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You would have to be living under a rock in this country to not realize that there are a shipload of fools who think that it is self evident that McDonald’s restaurants should be paying no less than fifteen dollars

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Bush-Obama Economy Leaves Children Unable to Grow Up, Leave Home

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While this story has been reported many times in the alternative press, the mainstream press is finally noticing. This recovery-less “recovery” is not working out like other recoveries have worked in the past. Rather than get an education and then

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The TSA & the Economics of a Monopoly Protection Racket

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MarketWatch reports, Between shelling out hundreds of dollars in airfare and forking over even more for ancillary fees, travelers are already spending more than they have in years for plane tickets. And that’s about to get worse. Starting on July

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Is the Financial System Now More Unstable Than in 2007?

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We “solved” a debt-crisis by taking on additional debt. Why, with economic brilliance like that, what could possibly go wrong?!? I mean, when we don’t make enough to cover the mortgage and credit card payments don’t all of us rush

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Is the Bubble about to Burst?

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Do you own any stocks or mutual funds? If so, you really should read and ponder this article. From the Sovereign Man blog: Lord Overstone said it best. “No warning can save people determined to grow suddenly rich.” Case in

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No One Signed the Declaration of Independence to Get an SUV

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Yesterday was the Fourth of July and USA Today decided to celebrate it by running this atrocious story: “Price tag for the American dream: $130K a year.” The story features a graphic that has all the alleged expenses of “the

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Pentagon: We Need to Ruin American Economy for the Sake of These Endless Interventions

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According to a recent Reuters story, the military is suffering from the problem of “less money, more commitments.” First it was worries over the South China Sea, Afghanistan, Libya, Mali and Syria. Then it was Russia’s annexation of Crimea and

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American Fertility Still Declining

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It seems like about every six months a report comes out about how fertility rates in the United States are still quite low. The Pope has even taken to preaching against the use of house pets as substitutes for having

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The Corporate Welfare Export-Import Bank is Opposed by Everyone But the Politicians and the Cronies

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Candidate Barack Obama, according to Patrick Brennan at the National Review, Corner blog, “decried the bank on the 2008 campaign trail as wasteful and ‘little more than a fund for corporate welfare.’” He was referring to the “Ex-Im Bank.” Now, Ralph

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CNN Money, IMF Blame “Freeze” for Exposing Unwarranted Optimism about U.S. Economy

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Of course, they don’t admit that all their earlier economic predictions for 2014 were regime propaganda to get you to help stimulate the economy through delusional exuberance. No, no. The financial industry is full of objective and impartial witnesses who

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