Monthly Archives: September 2014

Why We Are All Doomed

Second quarter GDP, as reported in by the Bureau of Economic Analysis on August 28, grew at an annualized rate of 4.2 percent.  This follows up a 2.1 percent decline in the first quarter.  Just what is it that turned … Continue reading

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Holding the Permanently High Plateau

“Stock prices have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau,” said Ph.D. economist, Irving Fisher, on October 17, 1929.  “I do not feel there will be soon if ever a 50 or 60 point break from present levels, such … Continue reading

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Why the U.S. Government Should End the 40-Year Crude Oil Export Ban

An abundance of oil hides a lot of mistakes.  Just think of Saudi Arabia.  Oil accounts for 95 percent of their exports and contributes 70 percent of government revenue. Unfortunately, the royal family’s taken this cash cow and squandered it.  … Continue reading

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I Didn’t Believe the IRS Anyway

I Didn’t Believe the IRS Anyway By Dennis Miller, Miller’s Money Forever Lois Lerner’s emails are back from the dead—sort of.  The former IRS official’s BlackBerry, however, is still long gone.  The IRS intentionally destroyed it in June 2012 (after … Continue reading

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