Posts tagged "economy"

The GOP bet against the American economy should not lead to the White House

The GOP bet against the American economy should not lead to the White House
As the plane climbed above the clouds just after takeoff, one belligerent man starting yelling “I hope the pilot fails!! I hope the pilot fails!!” Of course, there was only one parachute on that plane and the guy screaming also happened to be the guy with the parachute. On most planes, the other 199 passengers... Read more »

Tales from the couch: Quick hits for August 27, 2012—Did Rick Santorum lose the White House for the GOP back in March?

Tales from the couch: Quick hits for August 27, 2012—Did Rick Santorum lose the White House for the GOP back in March?
It was a nice month spent working hard at the office, and while not at work, spending time with my wife and kids.  But now, with the Republican convention going on inTampa, Florida, it is probably time to get back to writing.  So I make my first attempt to write from the laptop on the... Read more »

The economy: August 2012 versus September 2008

The economy: August 2012 versus September 2008
Is the economy better than four years ago?  As the Republican national convention gets underway today in Florida, the economy (and not the uterus) should be the issue the GOP pushes to the forefront.  So, the question weighing on my mind is how are my finances today versus four years ago?  How do I feel... Read more »
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