Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Most people have to sell their labor to make their living; and then there those they sell it to.
Hum Along: Back in the battle again, out where a fiend is a friend, where the oil and money flow – quite why we'll never know - back in the deserts again.
Good Question: “If the Economy Fell Into Recession, Would Anyone Notice?”
Rights? You Don't Got No Stinking Rights: Obama's Justice (sic) Department has restarted the program that lets cops steal your stuff... more or less legally, as long as they use the money and property to furnish their clubhouses, buy drugs and entertain whores.
Inflation Alert: The government's inflation measure, the Personal Consumption Expenditures Index, fell 1% y/y as a result of the Fed's courageous inflation fighting.
Fats Of The Land: The restaurant and grocery industries have once again forced the government to delay implementing that part of Obamacare that requires restaurants to tell customers how many calories there are in menu items, for fear that the average American might cut back from the average 3,770 calories a day they now shove into their obese bodies.
Go Frack Yourself: Thanks to the oil business, Sooners are now more likely to suffer an earthquake than those liberals in San Francisco.
Moderation: Sweden, in an attempt to cool off their housing market, has cut the maximum length of a mortgage to a paltry 105 years.
Nicely Put: The big economic problem is not inequality, it is poverty. If we all had enough for a decent life, we would not much care how many bathrooms someone else had.
Don't Point That Data At Me: Every month 52 American women are shot to death by their husbands and boyfriends. Macho guys.
Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Bern? The Clinton campaign refuses to consider any future debates with Bernie Sanders unless he begins running all his advertising past Hillary for approval.
When He's Right: Donald Trump is right, Wisconsin has a lot of problems that have been caused and/or made worse because Scott Walker refuses to raise taxes.
Bailed In: Prominent hedge fund Luxor Capital ($3.8 billion under management) announced that it would "not be returning exiting investors cash in full...” You can check out, but you can never leave...
Cruzing For A Bruising: Texas Republicans will allow people to openly carry guns at their state convention.
Porn O'Graph: And this little piggy stayed home.
Posted by Charles Kingsley Michaelson, III at 7:30 AM