Category Archives: Business

What to do When the Feds Come Knocking

I remember when times were simpler and the Federal government was a lot smaller. Back in the early 1990’s I was at the Comdex computer show in Las Vegas when it was the World’s largest convention. I attended the keynote … Continue reading

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Slicing the Income Pie Versus Growing the Wealth Pie

In preparation for the upcoming Presidential election, we have heard stories about how the rich got richer, the middle-class was in stagnation, and the poverty-rate increased over the last 3 years. In response we have heard the President say he … Continue reading

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My Favorite Shirt

This is my favorite shirt. As you can see it is an old, tattered Abercrombie & Fitch tee-shirt from the early 1990’s. The cotton is super soft and comfortable. The shirt is long with a short slit on the bottom sides. … Continue reading

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Did Britain secede from Europe?

As George Bailey said in It’s a Wonderful Life, “Potter isn’t selling, Potter is buying”. This in reference to the bank run that spooked investors into selling their shares of the building and loan company at 50 cents on the … Continue reading

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Will there be a Euro rescue?

European banks are in near panic mode as they realise the Euro rescue package announced thus far is inadequate. Foreign governments are hesitant to invest in the currency until more concrete reform steps are taken. The news today is that … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Times ramps up higher tax scheme

I submit as evidence of the Los Angeles Times tax-hike conspiracy the following: Yesterday the Times editorial board declared that we must invest (i.e. increase taxes) in California’s future. Today’s front page headline is “Voters back tax hike for schools“. 64% of voters polled favored tax … Continue reading

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Can the Solyndra-Obama connection get more disgusting? Why yes.

The Obama administration requested that the announcement of layoffs at solar panel manufacturer Solyndra be delayed from late October to specifically November 3, 2010. In an e-mail to primary investor Argonaut Equity comes this statement published in the Washington Post: The Energy Department … Continue reading

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