May 17, 2022

Is There Any Country That John McCain Does NOT Want to Bomb?

Most Americans are starting to realize that we are making enemies worldwide and actually fomenting terroism by bombing every country that has the audacity not to do our bidding.  Yet aging warrior Senator John McCain, a cold war relic of times gone by, thinks the United States can resolve global conflicts by sending in fleets […]

Can Long Term Interest Rates Drop Any Lower?

By: Axel Merk and Yuan Fang, Merk Investments The concern over rising interest rates has become a primary issue with investors. While few assets are immuneto rising rates the bond market may be particularly vulnerable. The headwinds may be exacerbated by changing fundamentals in the U.S. bond market, specifically growing concentration, extended duration and changing […]

Obama – The Man Who Would Be King

Never one for shirking from publicity, Newt Gingrich today compared Barack Omaba’s take no prisoners negotiating style to that of a king. In an interview with the Washington Post, Gingrich said that Obama’s refusal to negotiate with Congress on a budget deal was “almost unconstitutional” and his behavior was more like a king than a […]

Why Bother Voting When Unelected Bureaucrats With Lifetime Jobs Run The Country?

Nothing is more aggravating, self defeating and humiliating than dealing with government bureaucrats.  This vast army of government bureaucrats has become a fourth unelected branch of government with life time employment and zero accountability, pouring sand into the gears of commerce, free enterprise and human freedoms.  One scandal after another hits the news with the […]

Iraq Kicks Out U.S. Oil Companies & Welcomes China After 5,000 American Battle Deaths

The cost of the United States engaging in two wars with Iraq has piled up an immense stack of bills that our great grandchildren will still be paying off.  The total bill for the latest U.S. military adventure, including direct, future and indirect costs, is estimated at $4 trillion dollars.  Direct cost include amounts already […]

Romney Has Big Bird In His Crosshairs

Everyone needs a laugh now and then – here’s a funny graphic from eb-misfit on Mitt Romney’s vow to do in Big Bird.

Mitt Romney Has Done More Than Any Other Individual Or Organization To Ensure An Obama Victory

Mitt Romney continues to dazzle the American public with one of the most disorganized and self destructive presidential campaigns in recent memory. On Monday, Politico revealed that the Romney campaign was in total disarray with infighting by advisers and aides after Romney’s disastrous and meandering convention speech.  Stuart Stevens, the top strategist of the Romney […]

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, […]

Federal Reserve Trickle Down Policies Enrich Wall Street While Screwing Consumers

The Federal Reserve’s policy of printing money and repressing interest rates to all time historical lows was supposed to result in widespread economic benefits.  The results to date, however, have proven uneven.  While homeowners have reaped the benefit of lower mortgage rates, savers and retirees have experienced real negative returns, which has resulted in a […]