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Will Prez Trump’s Next Fed Chair Flush U.S. Wealth Now or Later?

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s term ends next February; President Trump’s choice of the next Fed boss is probably the most crucial appointment that he is likely to face. Prez Trump and Congress are increasing  Military spending while the new … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS of KNEELING ATHLETES, NORTH KOREA, ACTRESSES AND NEWS

We fail to follow why anyone cares what some celebratedly mammalian actress or outstandingly thuggish football player thinks of President Trump, North Korea or the Star Spangled Banner. We might value their respective opinions on wearing makeup or knocking people … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

The culture: Four strippers killed the man who helped them replace a failed tire. (Report) Iran: The E.U. spoke in support of newly reelected President Rouhani, who dissed Trump. (Report) Voting: California has 11 counties with significantly more registered voters … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

A large helping from a busy week: The corruption: Why are some Congressfolk resolutely defending IT techie villains who have fled the country to escape justice? (Article) (Conspiracy or corruption? You decide) Fox News will fire Hannity next week? (Report) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another week’s worth: Trump’s “Tax Reform” per David Stockman (President Reagan’s budget boss): “Trump is a kid in a candy store who wants one of everything … without paying for any of it.” The current spending bill in Congress demonstrates … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Seven days of data, some of it news: The incestuous nature of U.S. politics peeps through some cracks? (Report) The United Nations added Saudi Arabia to its Commission on Womens’ Rights? (Report) (Sorry, couldn’t find a laugh track …) Will … Continue reading

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A Potemkin Economy, Constructed By Corrupt Politicians? Or Is That Too Hard On Those Promising Our Welfare?

Total U.S. debt averages $828,000 per family. The percentage of working Americans has fallen back to late 1070’s levels (When there were still some housewives). The average student borrower owed $35,000 after graduation with a bachelor’s degree. The average U.S. … Continue reading

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