August 2011 Archives
Stephen Cave, the British metaphysical philosopher, writer and former diplomat for Her Majesty's Foreign Office, seems to have been covertly dispatched to help brainwash the world's population from having any idea of partaking in new technology that promises to expand life expectancy beyond...
Eight days from now the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke delivers his speech at the Fed's annual retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  The last time Bernanke spoke publicly the price of gold soared and over the following weekend (meaning faith in the...
Finally, a noted authority on diet and heart disease, Arthur Agatston MD, South Beach Diet book author and cardiologist, says "the cholesterol number is essentially worthless."  Dr. Agatston and other health authorities concede that the cholesterol number of people who have heart attacks...

Tax The So-Called Rich

August 17, 2011 12:59 PM
So the push to tax so-called rich Americans continues (see CNNMONEY article below). Those tax filers who earn more than $200,000 a year would face a tax increase to aid the federal government in rectifying its $1.5 trillion annual shortfall.  Using an...

Bill Gross Explains

August 12, 2011 5:26 PM
Bill Gross, the chief at the PIMCO investment fund, explains that over-spending is a symptom that emanates from the lack of financial growth and demand for goods and services.  The Baby Boomers sent a swell through the economy that can't be compensated...
The currency-banking crisis of 2008, triggered by the lack of liquidity in the banking systemand the collapse of Lehman Brothers, was followed by a flood of money from the Federal Reserve, whichFederal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said was primarily intended to prop...

Gold

August 10, 2011 3:51 PM
 if anybody thinks things are going to get better you might as well talk to a guy in a rocket ship with a one-way ticket to the sun.  Greece must default -- only a stall for time has taken place in Athens.  Then Greece...

If Journalists Ran The Economy

August 10, 2011 11:57 AM
Just raise taxes -- that will fix everything.  Wish it were true.  Don't leave the nation's financial decisions to the lame-brain journalists at the New York Times, who honestly believe wealth re-distribution raises the GDP.  No wonder the NY Times is near insolvency.  Why...
Many are calling for Ben Bernanke at the Federal Reserve to respond to the plunging stock market.  Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan saying there is no chance of a US default because the US can print money. President Obama responded in a brief statement to...

Churches Ignoring Reality

August 8, 2011 11:40 AM
Class warfare appears to be a front-and-center issue, but more so that Democrats use their calling to represent "the little guy" to buy votes, only now it is with borrowed money! (yikes!)  Oh, yes, billionaires are making more billions, but why the envy,...
FOREIGN POLICY magazine says it all, including the north-south sectional differences in Italy that only Italians know so well.  The loafers and moochersreside from Naples south, while northern Italy is a paragon of economic achievement.  As my father used to yell...

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