In bad times, the private sector doesn’t create jobs.

I’m a little tired of the claim that the private sector not the government creates jobs.  That’s not entirely true.  In good times, that is true.  But these are not good times and in these times, the only entity that can stimulate job creation is the government. Think about it logically.  Profit is the motive […]
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Economics 101

While I have not been shaken from my belief that much of the debt crisis thingy was about both parties ganging up to send the teaparty into needed retirement, I must admit concerns about the agreement reached, with the apparent approval of president Obama.  And it’s not because House leader John Boehner’s boasted that “We […]
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Saggy pants and blue bikinis

This country is race-divided but also in race-denial. A new trend in discussing race is that when a black person is offended, he is called a racist. Offense is the best for of defense. Many of you might have heard about Deshon Marman who was evicted from a US Airways plane and then arrested, simply […]
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Funny country this

I watched as the Israelis broke the truce, Hamas launched rockets into Israel and Israel mindlessly bombed those living in Gaza. And for most part of the early hostilities (when has there not been hostilities), the American popular media simply avoided the issue. But as the fatalities mounted up quickly on the Palestinian side, the […]
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