Monthly Archives: October 2009

Misinformation

The Obama administration’s talking heads (including Obama) frequently claim their opposition is spreading ‘misinformation’. Methinks that is like the pot calling the kettle black. These days, finding the truth requires research. You sure as heck won’t find it by listening … Continue reading

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Gold!

I keep seeing ads on TV by companies that want you to “invest in” i.e. buy gold. Okay – I know I’m probably missing something here. If gold is such a great investment, and if this company has all this … Continue reading

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2.24 Million $ per Word

Wow. The House health care bill unveiled Thursday clocks in at 1,990 pages and about 400,000 words. With an estimated 10-year cost of $894 billion, that comes out to about $2.24 million per word. From Politico. That’s more than half … Continue reading

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Today is my Sister’s Birthday

Today I celebrate the lives of my sister and my mother, in this small way. Today (October 29) is my sister’s birthday. Four years my senior, she would have been 60 today, if she had survived. I miss her still, … Continue reading

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Predictions I Made a Year Ago

About a year ago, 10/23/2008, I made a number of predictions about how it would go if Obama was elected. I thought this would be a good time to revisit them, and see how I did. The predictions I made … Continue reading

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Pelosi’s Approval Rating

Ha! Obama said: “Nancy Pelosi is not simply the first woman Speaker of the House — I think she’s going to go down as one of the greatest Speakers of all time.” Snort. Her job approval in her home demographic … Continue reading

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Different Viewpoints

Everyone has their own way of looking at things. Currently, there seem to be two opposing viewpoints of how to manage our country. Liberals want more government, more government control of individuals, less individual rights, and has the view that … Continue reading

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