Category Archives: Economy

Hegar’s Horrible Idea

Glenn Hegar Wants A 20% Sales Tax | Texas Democratic Party. Yeah, it’s true. Glenn Hegar, in what can only be an effort to prove he’s really ignorant regarding how the economy works, is advocating a 20% sales tax. This … Continue reading

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Yeah, you’re getting screwed…

Attention taxpayers… your spending at Wal Mart and support for their efforts to keep unions from forming are costing YOU money! Wal-Mart's dependence on food stamps, revealed – latimes.com. Share on Facebook

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300,000 JOBS

Along with the news that the economy grew at a faster than expected pace in the fourth quarter, we got the news that the Republican shutdown in October shaved .3% off our growth rate. If we accept the CEA’s estimate … Continue reading

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Senator Seabiscuit and his stupid idea

Senator Mark Warner, in one of the dumber moves made by a Democrat since President Carter gave his ‘National Malaise’ speech, is part of a bi-partisan effort to wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and replace them with a … Continue reading

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Hey Dumbass…

YOUR ECONOMY IS BARELY GROWING. 0.8% IS A JOKE… YOU FAILED TO IGNITE REAL GROWTH AND INSTEAD KEPT THE UK IN ECONOMIC PAIN FAR LONGER THAN NECESSARY BECAUSE YOU BELIEVED IN EXPANSIONARY AUSTERITY. The real lesson here, for us all, … Continue reading

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Process vs Performance

Many of you are either currently invested in financial markets or will be doing so soon. This is a fantastic article regarding what to look out for when meeting with a financial adviser or salesman. While it’s good to know … Continue reading

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Housing finance, TBTF and more

Now, I know that housing finance is probably about as interesting to you as a dead language, but knowledge is power when it comes to what is shaping up to be a nasty fight in DC about the future of … Continue reading

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Some advice for Johnny Football

This is just fucking stupid. Quit, go pro and get your degree in the offseason. Actually, that goes for all the guys in college ball. Frankly, the NCAA should suck a bag of dicks. Share on Facebook

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And this would be where I say ‘DUH’

Goldman Sach’s Tourre, who was recently found liable for misleading investors in a synthetic CDO he created to allow participants in the credit markets to ‘bet’ on whether not a basket of securities in a market would collapse. Note, the … Continue reading

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This Week In Stupid

Just to take a brief break from all the Republican primary for AG, we found this little article about a hearing in Congress this week to look at the Dept of Health and Human Services and the War on Poverty. … Continue reading

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