Archives for September, 2012

Ostriches Should NOT Vote!

It turns out most people don’t follow politics.  Like ostriches with their heads in the sand, they don’t seem to know up from down, as long as it doesn’t affect their lives directly (and 107% increases in gas prices apparently doesn’t affect them).  I find this to be selfish, ignorant and irresponsible.  What these people […]

Am I Better Off Than Four Years Ago? Are You?

Are you better off? Since 2010: 20% inflation In commodities, making groceries more expensive 103% inflation in gas prices 42 months of 8% + unemployment, $4,300 loss in personal income – the first drop since WWII From 1st to 7th in global competitiveness,  two – that’s TWO credit downgrades – the first in our nation’s […]