Category Archives: Politics

It’s Time Obama Considered Re-Branding

It’s hard to gain consensus when the political environment has made dialog impossible. Although philosophical issues are blamed for the impasse, I doubt Tea Party supporters, for example, really look into the issues that deeply. I maintain Language is the … Continue reading

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Austerity: the Banker’s Solution; the People’s Problem

Austerity is the most oft-repeated word on the evening news. It’s the vogue in Europe as Greece and Italy are taken over by economists. [After all, who better to call in to do the dirty work of imposing doom than … Continue reading

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Greece is still the Cradle of Democracy

When Goldman Sachs restructured Greek debt some years ago, a major portion of their financial problem was concealed with clever accounting. Needless to say, the 99% had nothing to say about the deal struck for the benefit of the 1%. … Continue reading

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Is Herman Obedient Enough to be V.P.?

Whether Herman Cain can still be the GOP’s Vice Presidential nominee after sexual harassment accusations remains to be seen. It didn’t stop them from selecting a Supreme Court Justice with a similar problem. Only the GOP understands why. I suspect … Continue reading

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Prof Niall Ferguson of Harvard Embarrassed a Lot of Alumni on GPS

It’s sad and embarrassing when a Harvard Professor resorts to obfuscation and irrelevant personal attacks in order to make his point with viewers. The nadir of Ferguson’s contemptable performance came when he sighted China’s move away from government regulation as … Continue reading

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Cain beats Perry in Texas according to U of T Poll

Perry thought if he can make it in Texas he can make it anywhere. His first rude awakening was to find that presumption untrue. But his latest realization must be an unimaginable humiliation, as a University of Texas Poll finds Cain … Continue reading

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You can’t say we didn’t warn you about Herman Cain!

Our May 21st Post was very clear on this point. Herman is no joke. Now that the NY Times / CBS Poll shows him comfortably in the lead we will make our next Herman Cain prediction. Guess who’s coming to … Continue reading

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