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July 2009

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Fox News Explains Better Canadian Life Expectancies...

July 31, 2009 – Comments (15)

Wow, Mr.  

You're Smart.

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Predictable Irrational

July 31, 2009 – Comments (6) | RELATED TICKERS: UPS , E , LL

I stumbled upon this little excerpt from the book of the same title by Dan Ariely, and thought you all might find it interesting;  [more]

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2004, Greatest Canadian Ever

July 30, 2009 – Comments (18)

And the winner is....  [more]

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How You Finance Goldman Sachs

July 30, 2009 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: GS , JPM

Well this is nice from Nomi Prins via Mother Jones (The Left).   [more]

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I Say Prove It

July 26, 2009 – Comments (29)

And not just to pick on rd80. In a reply to ChannelDunlap's post "Not Everything Has to Make a Profit", rd80 offered this relply;  [more]

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Privatizing health care is not the answer: lessons from the United States

July 25, 2009 – Comments (6)

A Canadian perspective on how they have done, as compared to the USA since 1972.    [more]

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Minimum Wage Followup

July 16, 2009 – Comments (6)

In an earlier post on minimum wage I challenged the claim that minimum wage increases, increase unemployment.   [more]

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The Word

July 15, 2009 – Comments (6)

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Minimum Wage

July 14, 2009 – Comments (30)

Many posters will arrive at the conclusion that raising minimum wage costs jobs. The theory goes like this: The USA raises minimum wage, then the employers costs go up, then the employer raises prices, then the price increase costs customers and the employers business declines, then the employer lays off an employee.  [more]

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Apparently, I've Started My Reading in the Comics Section Today.

July 12, 2009 – Comments (6)

Here's a few of the frames;   [more]

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The Health Care Crisis: Letters From VT and America (Sen Sanders)

July 09, 2009 – Comments (6)

I (Vt Sen Bernie Sanders) sent an email to my Senate mailing list requesting support for a single-payer Medicare-for-All system, and for personal stories describing the problems people are having with their health care coverage. Within a few weeks, some 40,000 people signed the single-payer petition and more than 4,000 sent in their personal stories. I want to thank all of those who responded.  [more]

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Investing in Gov't

July 08, 2009 – Comments (9)

 George Lakey: (Activist)  [more]

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Another Healthcare Choice

July 07, 2009 – Comments (7)

 Supporters of our private health insurance plans suggest that having the choice of 17,000 plans is of great benefit to you.  [more]

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