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Statements on Unions Part 2

The 4 Guiding Stars; the Liars Sculpture for the Future

As with all leadership cults, they are created and cultivated by, or hijacked by tyrants. The tyrant is one who wishes to gain power over people by any means necessary. 6,471 more words

The "Economy"

More Random Numbers

Another BLS “jobs” day. The mighty Wurlitzer spits out, as usual a set of lagged, mostly meaningless and highly over-adjusted numbers and the markets start whipping around as people variously try to make economic sense from nonsense or simply prey up the people who think they can see what’s actually going on. 16 more words

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Statements on Unions part 1

The Great Liar of Progressivism

(This is the first part of a three part series on the state of the union, part two and three coming shortly) 6,621 more words

The "Economy"

Have we done enough to prevent the next banking crisis?

The financial crisis of 2008, the run up to which is now starring on the big screen in Michael Lewis’s The Big Short, highlighted just how dependent we all are on a functioning financial and banking system. 1,138 more words

The Economy

Consumers Feel Confident in January

The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had increased in December, improved moderately in January. The Index now stands at 98.1 (1985=100), up from 96.3 in December. 247 more words

The Economy

Americans' Financial Satisfaction Booms

Americans’ personal financial satisfaction has increased substantially from a year ago, likely spurred by significant reductions in inflation and loan delinquencies, according to the 2015 fourth quarter PFSi (Personal Financial Satisfaction Index) released recently by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). 617 more words

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