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  • Recession in 2014
    Almost three percent economic decline signals recession
    After revising the first quarter GDP growth from 0.01 percent to a decline of 0.1 percent, the Bureau of Economic Analysis of the Commerce Department now reports today the revised figures show the economy declined by 2.9 percent in the first...
  • President Barack Obama
    The Coming Obama Depression 2.0
    We've lived through the Obama Depression, which was caused when Barack Obama's progressive economic policies, that were designed to deliberately destroy our relatively free market economy to replace it with a socialist one, turned what was...
  • B. Hussein Urkel
    12 signs that the U.S. economy is heading toward another recession
    A web site called The Daily Sheeple has published and article by Michael Snyder outlining the top 12 signs that the economy of the United States is about to fall back into recession. If one believes the economy has ever come out of the &ldquo...
  • Wanted: higher minimum wage. Needed: Economic growth and mobility.
    Populist chants of inequality, the new pitch for no growth Keynesian Obamanomics
    Recently President Obama vowed to focus on income inequality in the U.S while calling for an increase in the federal minimum wage and re-asserting his defense of government’s role in stimulating economic mobility. He said that rising income...
  • Duckman
    Obamacare, Obamanomics 'stimulus' for parent move-ins with kids
    The only "work" stimulated for non-government union employees by President Obama's 2009 "stimulus" bill was for U-Haul to move adult children's furniture back to their parents' homes.Obamacare will force children...
  • Obama and Dubya
    The Housing Bust and Obamanomics, Five Years On
    This month and last mark the fifth anniversaries of the Housing Bust-caused financial crisis that led to TARP and other Fat Cat-bailouts and the election of the purveyor of Obamanomics.Next month also marks the seventh anniversary of the Election...
  • Unemployment graph
    Wash. Post blog proves Obamanomics has not created jobs
    President Obama has claimed he put the economy in recovery and that his policies are creating and “saving” jobs. But these claims, like many made by this president, are often doubted and the president and his supporters spin that doubt...
  • Economics Defined
    Debunking economic mythology
    In early 2011, I wrote an article entitled Basic Economic Reality 101. http://www.examiner.com/article/basic-economic-reality-101In these days approaching what may be the most significant Presidential Election in 150 years, much of that message...
  • Chained Market Capitalism
    Chained-Market Capitalism: Refuting Paul Krugman and His Zombie Economics
    When every other system appears to be crumbling in on itself from the ill effects of global insanity, there are always those dependable few which will continue their crumble from a strict reliance upon insanity,such as the NYT andgood ole'...
  • stumble Ballet
    An Elusive Brilliance: When Success Erodes
    The cheerleading from the Media has been simply giddy of late with regard to Obama's seeming legislative successes within the lame duck Congress. The President got dumped on the DREAM Act along with a failure at increasingly taxing those who...
  • Mayor
    We're all Californians now
    The arrogant Gavin Newsom, mayor of San Francisco and California's newly elected Lieutenant Governor, has this to say about his deteriorating state, driven into the ground fiscally and morally by the radical left's delusional politicians...
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    Obama's back-to-school speech distorts reality
    Nothing makes our kids beg for an extended study hall like a back-to-school speech delivered from Barack Obama's teleprompter directly into classrooms nationwide. As expected, it is littered with platitudes and admonishments to work hard. But...
  • It's no stretch to suspect an intelligence deficit when contemplating Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
    Reich laments Obama's failure to completely hijack American way
    It is human nature to presume that someone with whom you completely disagree on everything is probably just not very smart. Perhaps even hopelessly stupid. No doubt, millions of Americans listen incredulously to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and...
  • Obama emerges as The Deceiver in Chief.
    Thirty years ago, an upstart Democrat President defied public opinion
    Thirty years ago, an American President defied public opinion to make a reckless foreign policy stand tied to military conflict in Afghanistan. At a time when the U.S. economy was struggling and unemployment was rising, the nation's patience...
  • They came, they spent and the stimulated economy looks grim as far out as 2020.
    Summertime: Sunscreen, temperatures, Cat-3 hurricanes ... budget deficits
    It's summertime, the season when we fixate on numbers. Sunscreen SPF. Temperatures (watched hourly by climate change believers). Rainfall deficits or surpluses (drought one year, torrential floods the next). Thunderstorm wind gusts. The...