Archive for the ‘economy’ Category

A bit of common sense

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

I am well aware that our economy faces many challenges over the next few years. Furthermore, there are certainly some fundamental problems with the United States economic system. However, we must recognize that things are never quite as bad as they might seem due to the overexposure of our modern ...

Rocket’s Reply to Randall’s Rebuttal

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Even though I am passionate about taxes, politics and finance, I try to season my speach with grace and a friendly smile. Just because we differ on policy does not mean that I don't find value in Randall's writing at Credit Withdrawal. There are too many issues in this discussion to address everything in Randall's latest ...

Global Warming Validation

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

If you haven't figured out where I am coming from on the global warming debate, read the comment thread here and here and then check out this article: U.S. Senate Report: Over 400 Prominent Scientists Disputed Man-Made Global Warming Claims in 2007  What does all of this have to do with ...

Follow the Money

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

Okay, folks. If you come around here very often, you know that I am a conservative who is not ashamed to embrace capitalism - not because it is perfect, but because I believe it is the best that mankind can do at the moment. I am also very much "for" the ...

The Media’s Top 10 Economic Myths

Friday, December 14th, 2007

You can read about them at the Business and Media Institute. Here is the list: The US economy is in recession - yet it is still growing. Free health care would be great - if it didn't cost so much. Lenders are responsible for everyone's debt - if only. . . Going green is ...