Category Archives: Political

The end of the American Century

With the launch of the last Space Shuttle mission this morning the United States has given up the future. Thanks to the Luddite Republican idiots combined with those who should have been “shot in the face” rather than “ran for … Continue reading

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Peak Oil May Not Have Arrived Yet, But Expensive Oil Is Here to Stay – DailyFinance

Peak Oil May Not Have Arrived Yet, But Expensive Oil Is Here to Stay – DailyFinance. Once again I encounter an article where the person decides that something scientifically valid is questionable merely because there is debate from fools. This … Continue reading

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Senior Editor at Fortune Magazine lacks clue…

When I read Fortune magazine I expect the writing to be on a respectable level, and that the columnists will generally make sense. I am not saying that it is something I actually find all of the time, but it … Continue reading

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President Barack Obama replies!

I wish I could say that his response helped , or even provided useful data. I have run down all the links, made some calls, filled out surveys, etc. The end result is that if you buy a house, and … Continue reading

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Dear Mr. President

Mr. President, I keep reading about bailouts and helping those caught in the mortgage crisis. Nothing ever helps my family. I have reached the conclusion that unless you were reckless with your money you cannot be helped. My wife purchased … Continue reading

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Playing the odds…

The odds of winning in the Michigan State lottery Daily3 game (in which you pick three numbers in sequence) is 1 in 1000. The odds of being murdered in the city of Flint, Michigan is 66 in 100k. Let me … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cities: Part 1

Data Covington, KY Flint, MI Population 43,370 101345 Murder Rate per 100k 2.4 6.7 Police Officers 110 110 Firefighters on Duty 29 14

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