Category Archives: Finance

Sleep On Your Financial Security Decisions?

We read that Greek banks are likely to remain closed for a month. That is said to be a result of so many Greeks, worried about bank solvency, withdrawing so much money so fast. Bank runs as these phenomena are … Continue reading

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Do Greece Plus Iran Amount To Double Dealing?

Our wise leaders have saved us again, right? Greece is under control and the Obamfolk et al have nailed an end to the Iranian nuclear threat. Isn’t it wonderful? We wonder a few things, sure enough. The Eurofolk and the … Continue reading

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Will Figure Skating Arise From its Fall?

Figure skating, like tennis, was the pastime of daughters of well-to-do country club folk who could afford it, until television ratings lifted both to popular notice. But while schools and parks installed tennis courts, expensive ice rinks were ignored. Tennis … Continue reading

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Margaret Thatcher’s Ghost Stalks Halls The Halls Of The Euro …

Tomorrow, Monday: We are to know whether the E.U. financiers (Germany) will hand Greece the additional money needed to repay them their loans on time, thus papering over the debt cesspool once more, or on the other hand, the Greek … Continue reading

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Truth Arrives on Monday (But It Won’t Make Anybody Free ..)

The truth we are told, shall make us free. Except when it shows how much our politicians have indebted us. The share of national debt owed by U.S. taxpayers passessed $150,000 some time back but we assume someone else will … Continue reading

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A Euro-Financial Elephant That Denies Reality In Greek!

Newsfolk are helping politicians ignore Greek attempts to continue living off Germany et al rather than support itself at the modest lever it will face with the arrival of reality. The Eurofolk do not wish Greece to bolt the Euro … Continue reading

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EuroMighty Huddle Over Greeks: Who’s Gonna Blink? (And Who Cares?)

What would you think if your father, mother, aunts and uncles had held a rush, unpublished meeting concerning your cousin? Such as E.U. mighty have just done re Greece? Yeah, exactly. Greece is about to become the little boy yelling … Continue reading

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GLEAnINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week having escaped our clutches, a few of its bones remain: A Woman was assaulted by three teen girls after ‘shushing’ them during a movie. The three plus some friends jumped the women exiting the movie, knocked her down, … Continue reading

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News Media’s Movie Set, Financial Reality and Echoes of Palm Sunday

Well, let’s see: The ‘news’ media is helping the Obamafolk hide Russian’s invasion of Ukraine and Chin’s invasion of the Spratly Islands behind ISIS on the Iraqi/Syria border. The media and likely the White House are using the Chinese water … Continue reading

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Obama Was Against Bush’s Wars … Until He Was For Them?

More troops we are told, will stay in Afghanistan . We are afraid that we understand why. A news story today said that the United States will give Pakistan over a billion dollars in aid next year. Pakistan created and housed … Continue reading

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