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Thursday, July 31, 2008

Inflation and the Burgeoning Deficit

How will the Fed handle it?

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 07/31 at 11:53 PM
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Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Barack Obama and Woodrow Wilson

There is a striking parallel between the naivete of Senator Obama and President Woodrow Wilson in their expectation of imposing a liberal-progressive model of peace upon a fractious world.

Senator Obama’s Endless Renewable Energy

Read ScrappleFace’s report on Senator Obama’s plan to end our dependence upon oil, coal, and nuclear power.

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Obama Supporters’ Catechism

Read The NEA Spells Out Its Policies by Phyllis Schlafly.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 07/29 at 03:50 PM
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Captain Obama Sinks Ship of State

Read Obamanomics Is a Recipe for Recession by Michael J. Boskin.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 07/29 at 01:21 PM
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Sunday, July 27, 2008

Senator Obama, Citizen of the World

European socialists and Middle Eastern Muslims are wildly enthusiastic about Senator Obama, because he styles himself a citizen of the world who, like all liberal-progressive-socialists, aims for world government.

Saturday, July 26, 2008

Our Inflation is China’s Foreign Relations Weapon

Inflation (debasing the dollar) cuts in many directions, much more than just the recurrent speculation bubbles (most recently the Clinton era dot.com bubble and the current subprime mortgage meltdown).

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 07/26 at 10:19 PM
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Friday, July 25, 2008

The Masses Today

Ortega was onto something.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Liberal Enablers

Liberal-progressive-socialist icons ranging from Congressman Barney Frank and Senator Charles Schumer to New York Times polemicist Paul Krugman have aggressively defended the fraudulent accounting and reckless lending practices of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, ostensibly in the name of low-cost housing.

Without liberal-progressive help, the subprime mortgage bubble would not have expanded to its ultimately gigantic proportions.

Read The Fannie Mae Gang by Paul A. Gigot, the editorial page editor of the Wall Street Journal.

 

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 07/24 at 09:01 PM
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Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Parson Moyers’s Prevarication

Bill Moyers’s PBS presentation on Cleveland’s real estate foreclosure problem was a product, either of economic ignorance, or of deliberate distortion for political purposes.