Category Archives: Jobs

The American Worker’s Coming ‘Wiley E. Coyote’ Moment …

American economic policy is a lie mandated by American political policy. One result (and evidence) of that, is the massive stocking-up on guns and ammo by Federal non-military and non-law enforcement departments of which we’ve been hearing. The government is … Continue reading

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The Latest (And Now Worldwide) Fast Food Strike Fizzle

The “world-wide” fast food strike returned today, with whatever fast food workers the unions could scrape up rallying with union “activists” in front of selected McDonald’s and other chain emporiums. They are still demanding $15 per hour and they are … Continue reading

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Compassion In New Mexico

Democrats in government are very compassionate; we know this because they tell us in their campaigns. Government compassion is a constant political theme. New Mexico, a good-sized Democratic state with a tiny population, is no exception, though it has presently … Continue reading

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The Wal-Mart Wall Between Left And Right

A wall divides our Left from our Right, symbolized perfectly by Wal-Mart. The world’s most successful retailer pleases the Right by supplying multitudes of the poor with low-cost products they otherwise would find unavailable, while hiring multitudes of not very … Continue reading

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Obamacare Isn’t Healthcare…

Obamacare isn’t healthcare. Doctors and nurses and technicians and such provide healthcare, and they will continue, just not so much for each of us. Obamacare is a change in how much we pay for healthcare, in who gets how much … Continue reading

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Gleanings from the Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

Our passing scene has seemed rich with events that could have occurred on no other planet; we spread this sampling before you for you, not we, to evaluate though our feelings may leak through here and there. Please enjoy! We’re … Continue reading

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The Minimum Wage Is Like Iron Pyrites…

Our new Secretary of Labor has now vowed to push for an increased minimum wage.   Seems the old scams still work best… Let me ask: Do you believe that government should control market prices? The Communists made a big deal … Continue reading

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Our Prez Wants His Dessert Before His Dinner (With His New College Program)

Almost a third of our current high school grads sitting for college entry exams, failed them, according to the company that gives the national tests. In Florida, the failures reached 81%. As this was reported, President Obama spoke in Buffalo … Continue reading

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How Spending Continues But We Miraculously Don’t Owe Any More Money

The U.S. Treasury spends money and receives it every working day. It has been spending more than it receives for years and those deficits provide our ever-growing National Debt for politicians to argue over and taxpayers to pay, with interest. … Continue reading

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Our Ephemeral ‘Recovery’

We’ve reported the dropping economic shoes from time to time, recently in South America, when such events show the realities behind our Panglossian economic ‘recovery.’ Another bit of gritty reality has just appeared from China: Tarnishing Steel. The linked report will … Continue reading

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