Date archive forSeptember, 2011
By The Editors On Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Lara Stone Could Change Your Mind About Fur

Let’s face it: fur has gotten a rap over the last few decades. The PETA people hate it, and scream and yell and throw buckets of fake blood whenever they come upon it. It seems to us that it suits Lara Stone More...

By Russell Halley On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

How China can Profit at the U.N. from Obama’s Blunders with Israel

Like to play chess? To beat the most experienced players, you’d better know the game, follow a prudent strategy, and anticipate your opponent’s next moves. Let’s take a look at where things are headed More...

Palestinian Children Prepare for Martyrdom
By Russell Halley On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

The Fruit of Obama’s Middle East Policies

Events at the UN this week are rushing towards an ugly confrontation over Palestine, and the campaign speech he delivered yesterday from the UN podium will not be enough to avoid the coming crack-up.  As the third More...

By Bruce Krasting On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

13 Cents Away from Doom

I’m listening to Cramer, Roach and the other talking heads on TV. Bottom line from these folks is that the market’s a buy. China is not going to have a hard landing says Roach, and according to Cramer: THERE More...

By The Editors On Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

The Chicago Way. Obama’s Chicago Solution to the Chicago Problem at Solyndra

by John Ransom True story: Once while working at a hotel in Chicago many years ago, I checked in an alderman and his mistress in one room, a couple of union guys who asked about the alderman and his mistress in More...

By Bruce Krasting On Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Did the Fed Just Grease the Skids for Obama’s Refi Plans?

WH and Fed Sleeping Together For me, the most significant development from the Fed’s announcement is a change in policy where the Fed will re-invest proceeds of maturing MBS securities in new issues of Agency More...

By Bruce Krasting On Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Red Alert on the Red Metal?

At the end of last year I made predictions (a total of 44) of what might come. So far I’ve got (at least) one right and other dead wrong. I’m worried about the one I’m wrong on. Right -Volatility is going More...

By Russell Halley On Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Zombie Left Praises Obama’s ‘Dead on Arrival’ Job and Tax Proposals

In the continuing chaos that is the Obama Administration, the President reversed himself again when he made another campaign speech from the White House Monday morning. In August 2009 Obama told MSNBC’s Chuck More...

By Bruce Krasting On Friday, September 16th, 2011
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New, Explosive Questions In The Solyndra Case

I have, on numerous occasions in the past, written an article that took the form of a question to readers. I present some demonstrable facts. Then I pose the question(s), “What do you think?” “What More...

By Bruce Krasting On Monday, September 12th, 2011

Why Rick Perry is Right about Social Security

Rick Perry teed this up. I’m amazed at how much traction this has gotten. Clearly both sides of this issue are stirring the pot.I’ve looked up a few definitions of what a Ponzi scheme is. This one is from an More...