Editor Note: This Is Desperate Spin. Homebuilder executives and economists predict a post-Super Bowl bounce in demand for residential construction as Americans turn their attention from football to another national pastime: house hunting.
Dear Ernie, Important headlines you published in the front page like this one: Who rules Egypt is none of our business [http://www.libertyforall.net/?p=5514] -- need a thorough public discussion as they affectRead Letter
Even the Washington Post describes it like something out of Orwell’s 1984. The FCC has approved a presidential alert system. Obama may soon appear on your television or call your cell phone to warn you about the next specious al-Qaeda underwear bombi
The language of beneficence is used to speak to those outside the centers of death and pillage, those who have not yet been totally broken, those who still must be seduced to hand over power to predators. The road traveled to total disempowerment...
Managing perception is the game plan, not fixing what ails the real economy. Why? Cui bono: it's all about rescuing a politically sacrosanct and highly insolvent financial sector.
The Gulf of Mexico will have largely recovered from the BP oil spill by the end of 2012, the administrator of the $20bn (£12bn) pay-outs fund has said.
The former Speaker blew through Des Moines last Tuesday for the Renewable Fuels Association summit, and his keynote speech to the ethanol lobby was as pious a tribute to the fuel made from corn and tax dollars as we've ever heard
Moody’s economists actually estimate 270,000 jobs will be created per month on average in 2011. Yet peak annual job growth ranged from 154,000 to 178,000 during the housing boom era circa 2004-2006.
The US economy is no longer technically in recovery. As Mitsubishi Financial's Ellen Beeson Zentner points out in a morning note, with today's GDP report, we're officially in expansion, having passed the old high.
One problem with this math could be that Schnapp assumes there will be very little income growth because of high unemployment so the only way to get back to normal is to lower the debt side of the equation through foreclosures.
The latest forecasts for the housing market's recovery have been pushed out by another year because of slower-than-expected job and population growth and a bigger glut of home foreclosures than anyone expected.
In recently released footage of the game “Homefront,” Kaos Studios depicts the United States of America under foreign occupation after the economic collapse of the U.S dollar. The game, which is rated mature, comes out March 3rd and will surely spark
This morning’s example: A weird little bit of Davos cheerleading from Bloomberg. A headlined piece leads off with the following two paragraphs, if you can believe it:
Full Video: http://www.toonthenews.com/beck6.html Aired 6/10/10 http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,5... "I will stand against you and so will millions of others. We believe in something. You in the media and most in Washington don't. The radicals
My post caught the eye of Dave Nalle, chair national RLC, Aaron Biterman, the vchair of the national RLC, Will Pitts, the state chairman of the Florida RLC, and Philip Blumel, another member of the Florida RLC. They all wrote to me about how unfair I
Remember Amy Bishop? You probably don’t, although her gun-shooting rampage happened less than a year ago.
But he’s been dead for quite awhile, and people may be a little vague on who exactly the fellow was and what he stood for. To that end, Pentagon officials are now making it clear, they’re pretty sure Dr. King was a hawk.
Added On January 11, 2011 - Arizona gun law expert Alan Korwin explores weapon, ammunition issues in the aftermath of the Tucson shooting rampage.
The rhetoric of statism fosters a cult of experts, of wise, all-knowing politicians and government bureaucrats able to identify exactly what the public wants, even when the public remains silent.
I understand an organization being formed to protect a certain group. I really do. I have a problem when that group seems to go so far against that American part of the Council for AMERICAN Islamic Relations. This is a group that has stood f
"Putting my personal opinion about the president aside, what scares me about the young woman’s sentiment is the power that the president, or any charismatic political leader, has over the emotions of people who think with their emotions."
RationalBroadcasting.com is your source for all things Progressive in the DFW (Dallas/Fort Worth) area! (Ernest Hancock's Opinion on the Tucson Shooting) For Some reason this started getting a lot of hits - FYI
“We just want to focus on the job at hand, getting the economy rolling again, and we can’t be diverted with all the nonsense on talk radio,” he told a reporter
I've been getting a lot of requests from media for another round of Ernie does CNN etc. - The last time they tried to demonize Freedom Activists and GunOwners it didn't work out for them well so they all want another chance... fine, but it'll be live
"Dear Editor, I'd like to know why another question isn't being asked re the Tucson massacre."
John Williams reports that “the level of payroll employment still stands below where it was a decade ago, despite the U.S.population growing by more than 10% in the same period.
The "seasonal adjustment" has come in every December data series, and is the definitive evidence of why only the most gullible put any credibility in the BLS seasonal adjustment mechanics.
When governments do all the wrong things and then dissemble and rely on a fictitious narrative bolstered by their fellow travelers in the media that has no connection with reality and that is hurting the people, isn’t it time for a little revolution?
The America of Kennedy’s day and the America of today are two different worlds. In America today the media are expected to lie for the government in order to prevent the people from finding out what the government is up to.
“The housing market is going to shock people,” said Lieberman, former head of monetary analysis at the Fed Bank of New York. “Once we get the ball rolling, it becomes easy to roll.