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Super Trump

Dear Friends and Family, On the eve of Super Tuesday, I feel compelled to speak my mind. For those interested, please read on. It’s my opinion only and it’s not my place to tell you WHO to vote for. If for some reason you are interested, please write me and I’ll tell you who I’m … Continue reading

237 Years

237 years ago, some brave men on the east coast pledged their lives, fortunes and sacred honor to stand up for liberty and spit in the face of tyranny. They banded together and battled the world’s most formidable army, the brutal elements and the doubt of those who blindly held steadfast in their support of … Continue reading

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

Elections Have Consequences II

And the impact of 4 more years of higher taxes, union strong-arming, burdensome regulations and mandated universal health care continues: Denny’s to charge 5% ‘Obamacare surcharge’ and cut employee hours to deal with cost of legislation Texas Instruments cutting 1,700 jobs Hostess to layoff all 18,000 workers as Baker’s Union refuses 8% pay cut mandated … Continue reading

Congratulations Georgia Voters

You CRUSHED the proposed $7BB Transportation Tax. There’s a brother-in-law or two with a concrete or construction company in The Peach State who must be royally pissed this morning! The fall elections are going to be righteous… http://www.ajc.com/news/transportation-referendum/voters-reject-transportation-tax-1488552.html

Walking It Back – WTF???

WTF is all this new talk of “walking back” prior statements? Eric Holder “walks back” sworn testimony with regard to Fast and Furious scandal. President Obama “walks back” his infamous, “You didn’t build that” horseshit. And now it’s being reported that Diane Feinstein is “walking back” her comments yesterday that she thinks the top-secret security … Continue reading

A Concern For All Who Treasure Liberty

Freedom of speech as guaranteed by the first amendment speaks directly to government’s ability to infringe on our rights. However, given Google’s ties to the federal government, the deletion of another conservative blog on Google’s Blogger site should be a grave concern to all of us who treasure freedom and liberty. Google Shuts Down Another … Continue reading

Love This Guy – @RickSantelli and Ostrich Economics

It’s time to wake up people. Start paying attention and spread the word. He’s right – we need to send a message about three weeks before Thanksgiving! @RickSantelli and Ostrich Economics on ZeroHedge.com