On the eve of William Pulte's retirement from homebuilding, after googling his name and finding what seems like one hundred hits repeating the story that he retired, we find this little historical gem from USA Today; [more]
I would consider this a must read, especially for those who believe "do-gooders" do more harm than good, or believe the Federal Gov't has no role in the affais of States, or believe that everyone will exhibit Libetarian behaviour, if Gov't gets out of the way. [more]
It's done. I voted with my dollar. I opened a new bank account with a credit union. Less than one hundred branches.
I will spend down what is left of my citibank account and close it.
Did the wave of lost business from treating customers badly drive C under yet? Did the anger of Americans at tax cheating UBS drive them out yet?
Oh well. I had the moment.
Here's the link, but I posted the whole thing for you. [more]
Can China replace tha USA? Not if we are not buying Chinese made car parts to fund them, and they tighten credit to cool growth. [more]
I have nothing to add to this. But David and Dare and Flea you all should take notice. [more]
New Mexico's state legislature is moving quickly to move its money out of big financial institutions and turn it over tocredit unions and community banks.
The state's House of Representatives voted 65-0 this week for a bill that allows the state to move $2 billion - $5 billion of state funds. [more]
Here's the link, but this is the whole story. [more]
Having read a relentless barrage of posts on this website attacking our elected President about "death panels", "socialism", "unconstitional", "refusing to negotiate", "stealing our freedoms", "godless", "criminal", a person would think that when our skulking President fianlly is called before his accusers and forced to confront these accustations, someone would mention it here. [more]
Even the proper paint job can help. [more]