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Super Committee is Super-fluous

No one seemed to overly concerned about the failure of the ‘super’ committee to address the growing budget deficit. This was a sham before it even got started. Each side picked their loyal henchmen who huffed and puffed until time … Continue reading

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Election Crap Shoot

All the pundits and media are projecting large GOP wins in Congress for the upcoming election. I can’t understand why anyone would want to put the GOP back in charge after the mess they’ve already made. Then again, I thought … Continue reading

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Ben Spooks the Market

I always hate when Ben Bernanke talks to Congress. Too many ignorant Congressmen asking too many self-serving questions and before you know it, Ben’s says something slightly negative and investors all swoon. It’s like sheep leading other sheep right over … Continue reading

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The Bloom is off Blumenthal

This guy Blumenthal is a real piece of work. Lying about serving in Vietnam when he did his best to avoid it! There are too many like him in Congress who dodged the war in their youth only to wave … Continue reading

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Oil Executives Play Dumb and Dumber

The Oil company executives in front of Congress sounded just the Bankers a couple of months ago. It’s never anybody’s fault and they don’t know what happened. Of course, when things are going well they take all the credit and … Continue reading

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Moving on to the Subprime Blame Game

A U.S. Congressional panel has started it’s inquiry into the subprime debacle and the litany of players at it’s core. Of course, they were all innocent of any wrongdoing or fraud. That’s because it’s safer to plead ignorance. Admit to … Continue reading

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Health Care is Done. Get Over It.

I’m glad to see the Health Care bill pass. How it will affect people down the line is mostly unknown because there are too many variables for anyone to be able to predict with any certainty. What I do know … Continue reading

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