Posts belonging to Category Economic Fail'

Everything Old is New Again

You know that warm, fuzzy feeling you get from watching something that you’ve seen before, something that you’re intimately familiar with, something that holds no surprises for you? Like watching an old, old movie that you’ve watched a dozen times? That’s the feeling we get when we read about this, courtesy of LC readerjp, GLOR,

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Welcome to TN Beretta !!

Remember this missive I penned back in April of ’13 (Wow have I had the keys to the Imperial booze cabinet that long already?!?!) Welcome to the Rust Belt Well here’s an update  -  it looks like Beretta has now decided on Gallatin TN for its new home. 45 Million dollar expansion – Hell yes….TN

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It’s the Apocalypse!!11!!

It’s the end of time!! The Seven Seals are broken – the Apocalypse has officially started!! War, Pestilence, Plague, and Famine are on the loose and people are dying by the millions !! Or maybe not. Yeah, it’s sarcastic hyperbole – it’s what I do here, so sue me. You almost wouldn’t know it for

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Starbucks to 80 million Americans – we don’t want you.

Can’t say as I ever really cared much for Starbucks swill – in a pinch – groggy after a extended shift and desperate for caffeine maybe, but – Caribou is my coffee of choice. Well, now…I guess I will just choke down a Red Bull or can of Coke or something if I need a

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Detroit, Poster Child for Obama’s America

In the midst of the national paroxysm of idiocy that is the Trayvon Martin story, did anyone else happen to notice that the city of Detroit declared bankruptcy today? Yep, that’s right, the progressive model city for dozens of interventions schemed up as part of the War on Poverty over decades, nay, generations, has up

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We told you Aussies were blunt

Take a look at what Aussies do when they are fed up with a politician. We dont mince words.

Welcome to the Rustbelt – Enjoy your stay.

As a former denizen of the RustBelt I’d like to extend a hearty “Hi-ho Neighbor!” To Accokeek MD, Accokeek MD is The latest and greatest ProgNazi addition to the infamous “RustBelt” Welcome to the suck folks!! Wait a minute – the Rust Belt is places like  MI, OH, & PA isn’t it? Isn’t that where

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PARTYYYYYYYY!!!!!

- 101 million Americans out of the workforce – Worse Labor Participation Rate (63.3) since 1979 (Carter) – 88,000 jobs created but 633,000 left the workforce in March – 47 Million Americans on Food Stamps, 1 in 6 – 50 Million Americans living under the poverty line including 1 in 5 children under 16 -

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NIMBY

Not.In.My.Back.Yard. Ahhhh the ‘Green’ cadres strike again. This article on Fox details a fight in the progressive utopia of Cape Cod. And before I get accused of painting with an overly broad brush, because after all  “NOT, all of the fair people of Cape Cod can be DNC trained seals!! “ let me say –

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Atlas Shrugging

And now, for some wholly unexpected news out of the People’s Socialist Republic of California under the august leadership of Consul Moonbeam: California State Controller John Chiang has announced that total state revenue for the month of November 2012 fell $806.8 million, or 10.8%, below budget. Democrats thought they could hammer “the rich” by convincing

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Truth in silence

It’s a Bloody Fucking MIRACLE!!!

32 days before the election the unemployment rate “magically” drops 3/10% after being above 8% for 42 months straight (and after having your ass handed to you in front of 60m people).  It’s a bloody fucking miracle.  Reelect “teh One” you imbeciles because if you don’t you’re killing Big Bird you racist homophobes.   Excuse

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Just think’in is all

 Sitting alone with your thoughts can be lead to, as my Grandmother would say, “Idle hand are the Devils playground.”  Well Einstein used to do his best thinking when he was alone and he didn’t do the Devils work.  Ok, just don’t ask Japanese about it.  I believe that a couple of things are going

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Hope you got some candles, Barry White music and a nice red wine….then bend over

And you thought Carter left a mess?  You ain’t seen nothi’n yet so enjoy your favorite NFL game while pondering this…from Free North Carolina posted in full: Oh yeah, if you think Mittens is going to fix this I got some prime Everglades farmland in Florida to sell you. 100 Days Until Taxmageddon Sunday will

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Yeah, Firemen do

One for your morning coffee via a train wreck in maxwell