Monthly Archives: June 2011

Cut Our Way to Prosperity

Cut Our Way to Prosperity  A political figure recently made the following statement  “But we can’t simply cut our way to prosperity”. The answer to that is, yes we can. Where does prosperity come from? It comes from people who … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, General Political Issues, Social Issues | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Begrudge Success?

Begrudge Success?  The president made this statement recently. “Now, what we’re doing, I want to be clear, we’re not trying to push financial reform because we begrudge success that’s fairly earned. I mean, I do think at a certain point … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, General Political Issues | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Redistribution of Wealth Again

Redistribution of Wealth Again   Some of us work and earn some money. We like to work and prosper and succeed. We get some satisfaction from the work that we do and the rewards of our efforts. We like to … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, General Political Issues, Patroitism | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

The Safety Net

The Safety Net This country spends a lot of money on a Social Safety Net. I believe it’s intent is to prevent individuals from falling and landing hard on hard times. The intent is to be a cushion to soften … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, General Political Issues, Social Issues | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Good Intentions vs. Results

Good Intentions vs. Results Some of us look for credit for our good intentions. Our motives are pure and selfless; therefore you must accept our intentions and give us credit regardless of the results. I observe that the young lady … Continue reading

Posted in General Political Issues, Social Issues | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Change and Jobs

Change and Jobs We all have trouble with change. We get comfortable with what we know and are used to. Change causes us to have to learn new things and we don’t always want to learn new things. Change forces … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Patroitism | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Term Limits

Term Limits  Our elected and appointed empty suits spend way too much time in office. Part of it’s their fault, but most of it’s our fault. We let the lying bastards talk us into reelecting them, even though we know … Continue reading

Posted in General Political Issues, Patroitism | Tagged , | Leave a comment