Bush is an idiot – another example

If you needed another example of how badly Bush sucked as leader of the US, here’s one from Today’s Daily Reckoning: When the going was good, a small addition to the financial sector’s capital would be multiplied many times. The limit for Wall Street’s investment firms was 12 to 1…until it was increased to 33 […]

Merry Fricking Christmas

I was in a good mood until a few minutes ago.  I just had to pass on something that I ran across while checking the news this morning that pissed me off.  According to many sources (here’s what HumanWatch.com says) our idiot President Bush actually said “I’ve abandoned free-market principles to save the free-market system.” […]

Somalia – Didn’t Bush 1 do this too?

As if Bush II hasn’t harmed the country enough during his 8 years in power, it now looks like he even wants to recreate his daddy’s Somalia problems.  A brief history lesson for those with memory problems…. Back in the fall of 1992 just after the election in which Bush I was thrown out (because […]

Bush sucks Part 1

I don’t have time to get into all of the reasons that George W. Bush will go down in history as one of the worst Presidents ever, but the Knoxville News Sentinel captured part of it in an editorial today.  His mind boggling deficits. In case you’ve forgotten, we had a surplus (fake though it […]

How to blow $700 billion

I don’t know where to start….  Let me get this out of the way – I think the $700 billion bailout of Wall Street banks is a bad idea.  A very bad idea.  A very bad idea for many reasons.   I’ll try to explain some of them. For starters, here’s what the Telegraph in the […]

Daily Reckoning

I get an email every day from a financial website called the Daily Reckoning.  It’s mainly good stuff, once in a while they go a little off (as Aussies sometimes do) but it’s mainly good reading. The email I received yesterday contained this: “Buffett says inflation is exploding,” according to CNNMoney. What can people do? […]