An Odd Citizen’s Search For Vanishing Freedoms

O hell! What fun! Billions upon Billions are being thrown at the “crisis” — a panic created by Bernanke and Paulson from unwise actions by congresmen and senators embodied by Fannie and Freddie. And now the latest, an $800 billion package to be followed by an Obama “JOLT.” Hey, why not just print a million […]

We’re now hearing talk about a massive federal stimulus plan that would involve the government sending out billions of dollars to selected citizens in hopes they would spend it to the the economy going again. One often repeated aspect of this is the question of how to get the money working quickly enough to do […]

We are witnessing a riot. Riots are instigated. When a couple of government bureaucrats storm into congress waving a bloody shirt and screaming that the financial system as we know it is about to collapse — when that happens, panic ensues. Panic begets a riot consisting of nationalizations, hundreds of billions of dollars thrown into […]

The silly season has really struck Washington DC. Hundreds of billions for this, hundreds of billions for that. No thought of where the money comes from or what it is intended to accomplish. First buy bad mortgage debt, then purchase the banks, then … Shovel Money to the Auto Companies? If the U.S. Gov. wants […]

OK, now we’ve got “change.” What a feable platform on which to elect a president. Oh well, now Obama can “Do his Thug Thizzle” and maybe it’s time to stop blaming George Bush for everything including the weather. The left’s campaign of Bush-hatred has to end eventually, and that’s “change we can believe in.” In […]