June 19, 2024

Americans Can’t Seem To Agree On Anything – Goodbye E Pluribus Unum

“United we stand, divided we fall” has long been a symbol of American achievement.  One nation, formed from many different cultures, races and ancestries always seemed to share a core set of values which allowed America to become the predominant world power.  Today, we seemed to have reversed the Latin phrase E Pluribus Unum that […]

The Greater Fool Theory On Presidents and Voters

The voters have spoken but what have they said? The following view on how the U.S. is viewed by one Czech analyst appeared on Peter Grandich’s website.  Never underestimate the power of the American public to vote with their pocketbooks while ignoring the larger fundamental economic issues which ultimately threaten the wealth of all Americans.  […]

Mitt Romney – The Human Punching Bag

Day after day, Mitt Romney’s opponents have savagely attacked his character and record.  And day after day, the Romney campaign inexplicably remains mute, allowing the drumbeat of attacks to continue.   By allowing himself to become a human punching bag, Romney ignores at his peril the old saying that “If you repeat a lie often enough, […]

It’s The Debt Stupid – Economic Growth Is Suffocated By Excessive Government Borrowing

Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff, in their best selling book, This Time Is Different, have examined sovereign debt defaults over the past eight centuries from around the globe.  Based on their in depth analytical studies, the authors conclude that large scale financial crises such as 2008 inevitably lead to ruinous increases in government borrowing and […]

Obama Obsession With “Millionaires and Billionaires” Continues

As the U.S. economy continues its slow but steady march into economic depression, the Obama obsession with taxing millionaires and billionaires continues.  Consider, Obama Tax Plan Would Ask More of Millonaires. President Obama on Monday will call for a new minimum tax rate for individuals making more than $1 million a year to ensure that […]

Half The Members Of Congress Are Millionaires – Elite Rulers Out Of Touch With Reality

Leaders Out Of Touch With Economic Reality Politico reports that almost half the members of Congress are millionaires compared to just 1% of the subject population that they rule.   Could this be one of the reasons why the Washington elite is so out of touch with the concerns of the average American? The economy and […]

Obama – A Historical Anomaly Being Rapidly Rejected

Change We Didn’t Need Here’s an interesting article from The Washington Post explaining why the 2008 election meant a lot less than it seemed to at the time.   As the country discovers how deceptive, empty and expensive the promises of  “change” are turning out to be, disenchantment is growing by the minute.  Worth a full […]

America To President – Stop Killing Our Economic Future

Public Angst Grows Recent polls indicate increasing disaffection with the economic and social policies being forced upon the American public by the controllers in Washington.   The American public thought that they voted for “change” but what we seem to be getting is micro management and obtrusive government interference into our  lives. The imperial Washington power […]

Obama Says We Can Do With Health Care What We Did With The Post Office – What?

Postal Service Poor Analogy Now we know why the President usually does not say much without the Teleprompter in front of him; why in the world would you mention the Post Office when trying to convince America that the government should take over the health care system? The Post Office is a prime example of […]

Why It Takes 20 Years To Expand An Airport

Lost American Initiative Whatever happened to the “can do” attitude that allowed this country to put a man on the moon when such a feat was perceived possible only in science fiction movies?   Essential and long overdue improvements to US infrastructure now take decades as work is delayed by bickering special interest groups, mindless bureaucrats […]