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Why Gas Prices Will Go Back Up Part II

In December I posted a blog about why gas prices will go back up and it received numerous hits. The content of that post is now playing out.  72 more words


Ronald Reagan's Most Under-Appreciated Triumph

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of Ronald Reagan.

He’s definitely the greatest president of my lifetime and, with one possible rival, he was the greatest President of the 20th century. 900 more words


Banksters, €uro-madness, and the price of your groceries.

Though far more Americans are aware of and talking about the under-inflation of Tom Brady’s footballs, an infinitely more important and impactful inflation-related issue has been building publicly for months (if not years) now, culminating in today’s announcement by the European Central Bank that they will begin a massive, multi-trillion Euro “quantitative easing” (aka “money printing”) program of their own. 993 more words



You are witness to possibly the greatest economic slight of hand ever perpetuated on a people

Image Credits: 401(K) 2012 via Flickr

You may have heard the news, the European Central Bank have started up the printing press. 853 more words


Inflation Alert: Chicken Wings

According to the Daily Northeast Broiler/Fryer Report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agriculture Marketing Service the price for retailers purchasing chicken wings to sell at their business has jumped by 35% compared to last year. 49 more words


Money for Stocks, Zilch for the Economy

Draghi’s “No-growth” QE

By Mike Whitney
January 24, 2015
Counter Punch

Let’s say you’re diagnosed with colorectal cancer. But instead of going to a professional for help, you decide to treat yourself with glycerol suppositories and high doses of Vitamin C. 1,438 more words

Social Inequality