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Psst – Phil! Here’s How You Say It!!

FINALLY, someone comes out and fills the void created when Phil Mickelson opened the logistical door for the movement against higher taxes. John Karaffa, president of ProSport CPA, a Virginia-based firm that represents nearly 300 professional athletes, primarily in basketball and football is coming out and expounding on the comments that Phil so meekly shied … Continue reading

Arrgghh! Phil – WTF???

Some things really tick us off and Political Correctness in the face of logic and reasoning may very well top the list. Earlier this week, PGA Golfer Phil Mickelson expressed his rightful concern that higher taxes – federal and the state of California where he resides – will lead to some ‘drastic decisions’ in 2013. … Continue reading

Get Ready To Pay More At The Pump

And it has nothing to do with supply or demand. Rather, it’s Fedzilla’s exponentially increasing appetite and the prospects of a depleted ‘Highway Fund’. As per usual, there is no mention of Spending Control. Rather, our gluttonous bureaucrats want to raise your taxes – yet again. Read more at The Washington Examiner:¬†http://washingtonexaminer.com/new-pay-per-mile-scheme-would-boost-taxes-250-percent/article/2518504#.UPR6b6VuAqZ

Layoffs in the Financial Sector

Layoffs are not unique to Food Service (as reported here). Morgan Stanley and AMEX are the latest to announce workforce reductions. Is it just me or is this all painfully obvious??? http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/01/10/on-the-right-track-american-express-to-cut-5400-jobs-morgan-stanley-will-slash-1600-more/

And The Layoffs Continue

More fallout / concern over our supposed ‘growing’ economy: Taco Bell, Denny’s, Wendy’s, Olive Garden and Red Lobster among the many restaurants planning to reduce hours and / or headcount in the wake of President Obama’s second term: http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/01/10/a-growing-trend-more-restaurants-cutting-employee-hours-in-preparation-of-obamacare/

More Upsidedown Land

From Uncle Remus at WoodpileReport.com: You know you live in a country run by idiots if you can get arrested for expired tags on your car but not for being in the country illegally, if you have to have your parents signature to go on a school field trip but not to get an abortion, … Continue reading