Republicans claim to be conservative, and have espused personal responsibility for decades, yet have enacted policies for three decades that resulted in massive outsourcing of jobs and small business being crushed. How was that conservative??? 30 years of Ike's conservatism being hijacked by republicans. [more]
Not either party in particular. Most of them need to go. How about we vote out everybody who was in office in 1999 & 2000 that voted for the Gramm-Bliley-Leach Bill and Commodities Futures Modernization Act, and especially those now lambasting Bernanke for somehow being to blame for the financial collapse. [more]
Tis the season for predictions, and as many people suppose I am in the business of predictions, I will make an attempt to put a few out there. I will break our discussion into three parts, higher probability likelihoods, potential surprises and some thoughts about how to deal with both categories. Of course, I am not really in the business of predictions, I am in the business of preparing for likelihoods and surprises.
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Mortgages: 5% down on first home. 10% down on second home. 20% down on third home. No more than 33% debt to income ratio on all loans. [more]
Something I think deserves a little cyberink. I'm nominate Terry Holt for biggest ... of the Week. [more]
In the never quest for ten baggers, bio-tech is a favorite hunting ground. While companies that purport to be looking for a cure for cancer run red hot from time to time, maybe something a bit more mundane, such as a company that can find cancer early might be a better play. Hear Ye, Hear Ye, I believe I have a ten bagger on the hook. [more]