It’s the Economy Stupid

Clinton campaign spokesman, J. Carville, made it their campaign slogan and it has never been more appropriate than during the last 8 years of Obama’s reign. The dismal state of the US economy is well known. Now that the elections are over, Trump has the difficult task of undoing the… Keep Reading

0 Comments

Government run Amok! What voters created!

“I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.”   Will Rogers (1879-1935, an American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, newspaper columnist, social commentator, stage and motion picture actor.) Last Friday, Oct. 7th, the final jobs report of the 3rd quarter was released and was underwhelming in that… Keep Reading

0 Comments

Follow the Money Train!

“I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.” Thomas Jefferson “Let me issue and control a nation’s money and I care not who writes the laws.” Mayer Amschel Rothschild, founder of the House of Rothschild It was all going so well… the usual summer… Keep Reading

0 Comments

The Louder She Talked…

…of Her Honesty the Faster I Counted My Spoons. “Facts are stubborn things.  But statistics are more pliable.”  Mark Twain   Born in the 1800’s, he mastered the art of reality, baked in humor to make it more palatable, with his witticisms that were true then and even more so, today…. Keep Reading

0 Comments

Santa Claus Real?

The guessing game begins! Will there be a “Santa Claus rally” or will the familiar quote prevail, “If Santa Claus should fail to call, Bears may come to Broad and Wall“… For the sake of continuity, the definition of a “Santa Claus rally” is a stock market rally that takes place… Keep Reading

0 Comments

The American Dream-On!

“Methinks, thou dost protest too much” from the famous Shakespeare play, Hamlet. Yes, others state it differently but I’m sure you get the meaning. Put another way, (seen here before): “the louder he talked of his honesty the faster I counted my spoons”. The quotes came to mind while reading… Keep Reading

0 Comments

Excess oil greases the skids!

Who knew? “Drill Baby Drill” was in vogue a few years! Oil independence has been a desired goal since the 70’s and the Carter years. Did the drill turn into a screw? If you happen to be confused by recent events, you are not alone. The Wall St Journal opened… Keep Reading

0 Comments