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Tough Questions, Hard Truth The truth. The scoop. The inside source. Ahead of the curve. My source. Not reported in the press... but where does it come from?!? I want to trade notes with y'all abo...

“… and General Motors Is Still Alive”

So, previously, I attempted to show that currency is not an asset- it is not wealth, but simply a “note” or deed representing ownership of an asset. The currency can be destroyed without harming the underlyi...

Bit ‘O Money

Electronic Currency? With my last post, I indicated that I was setting up to make a related follow-on post.  I am, but this is not that article.  At the request of one of our fellow dudes, and on a differen...

Are We Burning Through Our Wealth?

Paying Off The Debt? Something has bothered me since I was very young.  I have this mental picture, derived from a story that I was told regarding the circumstances surrounding the Great Depression.  I'm su...

Got a Brick of .387 Boomenlouder?

Folks, I'm baffled by the ammo craze. Unusual things have happened in the arms industry, for sure- but it's not what you think. The silliest I've heard is that "da gummit's buying it ALL UP so we CAN'T!!!...

Bulls, Bears, Weasels, and Jackasses

Friends, as I am watching “the news” tonight, I am hearing of what’s being called a "troubling development" for the Romney/ Ryan team- the Dow is up… Oh, happy days are here again!!!! This is a meme...

One, Two, Three, Four, …

...What the Hell are we fighting for?!? Are we even fighting these sheep bangers? It seems that we have deployed to Afghanistan, to help kick Taliban @$$, the National Guard Agribusiness Development T...

THE DECISION OF A LIFETIME

Friends, I’ve had a lot of heavy thoughts running through my mind for the last couple of months, and something I remembered the other day gave me “the chestnut” that I needed to tie all my thoughts together...

NC Primaries Open Post

There hasn’t been an open post in a few days, so I thought I might jump in and add one on the eve of the North Carolina primaries, since I know we have a few Tarheel residents here. Also, Indiana and West ...

A1 Love!

This is mostly for my NC compatriots, but also for any of you to think about and consider when this kind of crap comes up in your neighborhood.  The Great State (“they” tell me so) of North Carolina is cons...