Tag Archives: Great Depression

It’s Still the Economy, Stupid

Barack Obama said the following about the “Recession” we’ve experienced for the last three and a half years, at a campaign rally in Seattle, Washington, yesterday: It was a house of cards and it collapsed in the most destructive, worst … Continue reading

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Mr. Qarmout and the Case of the Late Tax Payments

CNJ blogger and Jacobin Clown Extraordinaire Rob Eichmann – whose cannibalistic attacks on conservative individuals and groups who do not comport themselves to his twisted vision of “true” conservatism – is at it again. This time, the object of Der … Continue reading

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The Electoral Landscape in 2012 – Part 2

TR to FDR – The Contagion Spreads In the late 19th century the body politic of the United States became infected with a toxin that worked its malignance from the top down. The mutagenic transformation of America that would occur … Continue reading

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Simon’s Edge™ – Vol. 14

Here is Volume 14 of “Simon’s Edge,” previously called “Simon Says Weatherwise & Otherwise,” an out-of-box and alternative collection of news link substantiated intelligence on the subjects of climate, weather, technology, financial investments/commodities, socio-economic and health-related risks, issues, ideas, potential … Continue reading

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A Duck Roasts in Brooklyn

One might have thought the epicenter of duck cuisine would be Long Island – so famous for its many duck farms that the term “Long Island Duck” is part of the culinary lexicon. Unfortunately, most of the duck farms on … Continue reading

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