Category Archives: Predictions

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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What to Expect from 2013 (Or Not…)

Hell, I don’t know what tomfoolery those Washington, D.C. scrofulous minions of corruption we call Congressfolk  when we’re being polite will pull off in 2013 any more than do the big-shot pundits of our equally corrupt media. But I can … Continue reading

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Why Does Prophecy on Human Affairs Always Seem Pessimistic?

The politicians–either party–promise us stuff they can’t possibly deliver, as we’re now seeing. The Dems provided Social Security and we’re now finding out it was always a scam. They gave us Medicare, too and the GOP added to it and … Continue reading

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What, Me Worry?

Mad Magazine’s Alfred E. Neumann seems the perfect model for todays’ American citizen: 1. The President, Barack Obama, has expanded his Republican predecessor’s claim to the right to kill whoever he decides is a threat, anywhere, anytine, without review. 2. … Continue reading

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