Category Archives: Economics

My Take on This Day in History

I’m tired of simply copying and pasting long passages from the History.com website – fascinating as most of the tidbits I choose may be. What’s needed here is a dose of Bulldog commentary, the kind that makes the historical tidbit … Continue reading

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Jar Jar Biden Stumbles Upon the Truth

Shortly after the inauguration of the leader of the Regime, as I was beginning my journey into the world of blogging, I wrote that, in terms of Vice-President, America had gone from Darth Cheney to Jar Jar Biden. That is … Continue reading

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The European Socialist Slide

Americans have watched as Europe has teetered on the brink of economic chaos, reminiscent of a Buddhist monk preparing to set himself on fire. It appears that the match has been lit. French socialist Francois Hollande has won a clear … Continue reading

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Hunger Games: Where Progressives Want To Take Us

I saw the much-anticipated and highly touted debut of The Hunger Games this weekend and found the movie to be apropos given the current political climate. The Games, which raked in a record-breaking $214 million between the U.S. and Canada, has made for interesting discussion – … Continue reading

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Generation XY: In Search of Free Room and Board

Jerry Clower, the late, great country comedian used to say: Them kids you sent out in the wide world? Theyll be coming home (two beats) and they’s bringing more with’em! He was a prophet. The Christian Science Monitor has the story: After … Continue reading

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Obama Won’t Touch Out-of-Control Gas Prices

In the course of a speech given by President Obama yesterday at the Daimler Truck manufacturing facility in North Carolina, someone apparently fainted. Looks like somebody might’ve fainted up here, have we got . . . Somebody . . . … Continue reading

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Obama’s Energy Speech: “Malaise II: The Sequel”

Are you old enough to remember what America was like under the leadership of President Jimmy Carter? If you aren’t, here’s a reminder of what Americans had to endure, as the Carter Administration faced a “Crisis of Confidence:” At the … Continue reading

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It’s Worse Than You Think

Many – if not most – Republican voters are hampered in their long-term thinking by a short-term misconception: replace Barack Obama with Gingrich or Paul or Romney or Santorum or even Zombie Reagan on November 6 and it will be … Continue reading

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Bankrolling Barbarians and Ignoring Our Friends

Tonight, in celebration of Valentine’s Day, a lot of American couples will be using their cars to go out to dinner. Enjoy going out while you can still afford to, fellow Americans. Gasoline prices could soon hit $4 a gallon, … Continue reading

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A Greece Fire

If you have paid any attention to international news at all, you are aware that Greece is in the throes of an economic crisis, one which economists and political pundits say may be headed to the United States of America. … Continue reading

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