|Benghazi Backfires on Republicans as Democrats Eviscerate Issa and the GOP |
By marcus in Politics 68 comments, latest 4 minutes ago:
marcus says Bap33 says Game on. I still think deep down you know. Either that or you're actually a liberal trying to make right wingers look like retarded morons with this: Bap33 says Chanting the...
|FOMC minutes hint at tapering of asset purchases |
By lostand confused in Economics 2 comments, latest 13 minutes ago:
lostand confused says Interesting, the Nikkei is down almost 1000 points. http://www.zerohedge.com/news/ Japanese yields have been climbing sharply . Fascinating stuff-everybody takes QE for granted, but these things work-until they don't. If your financial house...
|Fiserv - Moody's Case-Shiller Forecast - SFBA |
By SFace in RealEstate 127 comments, latest 14 minutes ago:
E-man says E-man says A picture is worth a thousand words. The green line shows we go through this event in every recession, and we WILL approach the red line again. That's the Fed's ultimate...
|Corelogic: home price appreciation to wane in 2013 |
By golfplan18 in RealEstate in Irvine CA 92620 11 comments, latest 19 minutes ago:
E-man says deepcgi says I'm curious...do you housing bulls believe inflation is no longer possible? You DO realize that if the big investments stop losing, then QE is no longer filling the hole dug out...
|Great Depression vs. Current Depression - |
By indigenous in Economics 59 comments, latest 46 minutes ago:
The Professor says tatupu70 says The Professor says So if milk went down to $1 a gallon you would want to make $100,000 a year? Way to miss the point entirely. If your point was...
|Corporate Taxes |
By Vicente in Politics in Davis CA 95616 posted 53 minutes ago:
|John McCain: Pay only for channels you watch |
By tovarichpeter in Misc in South San Francisco CA 94080 3 comments, latest 54 minutes ago:
curious2 says If McCain had campaigned on this in 2008 instead of the dreadful GOP platform, he might have had a chance. Too late for him now though, because cable is obsolete: Amazon Prime includes...
|All politics posters must take this test: left or right |
By Dan8267 in Politics in Boca Raton FL 33433 2 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
New Renter says LogOcurious2 says Their count of "Pinocchios" seems unserious and subjective. I tended to give a lower number for both major parties, which might seem ironic but I would not accuse anyone of...
|The Police State Continues To Unfold |
By Bubbabear in BULLSHIT in Yorba Linda CA 92886 posted 2 hours ago:
http://beforeitsnews.com/polit In following up by calling the PD in Nashua, I first spoke with a helpful receptionist whom responded in disbelief when I informed her of an ‘armored tank’ on the streets of Nashua. I...
|How austerity has failed Europe |
By tovarichpeter in Misc in South San Francisco CA 94080 2 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
mell says I largely agree with this. Austerity works if applied on all levels and supported (not revolted against) by the public. It's basic math and basic math always works. Money printing goes against basic...
|I don't understand Paul Krugman |
By nw888 in Economics 208 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
indigenous says thunderlips11 says I'll tell you why, because that's just 2007 to 2009. A lot of rich people took huge hits in investment income in the crash. "Why are these data so different from...
|Houseeowners are no happier than renters |
By Patrick in RealEstate in Menlo Park CA 94025 16 comments, latest 2 hours ago:
Ceffer says Lots of money allows you to fully explore your true potential for unhappiness, and create a ruckus and take numerous victims down with you. Who needs happiness when you have that?
|Bernanke's Semi-Annual Tap-Dance of Distortions, Half-truths, Lies, Hypocrisy |
By Mish in Economics 2 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
robertoaribas says mish has been so serially wrong on here, and never ever comes back to address his huge errors in prognostication, that he is nothing more than a hit and run posting idiot clown...
|Peninsula Experts Get in Here Please |
By BayArea in RealEstate in Oakland CA 94618 6 comments, latest 3 hours ago:
JFP says I'd either stay where you are, or just get a cheapish place in San Mateo or Foster City and drive for your nightlife. You aren't going to get much of that in the...
|Bernanke: Fed can't stave off economic slowdown this year |
By Bubbabear in Economics in Yorba Linda CA 92886 posted 3 hours ago:
http://thehill.com/blogs/on-th Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warned Congress that the central bank's actions will be insufficient to stave off a drag on the economy caused by rising taxes and spending cuts. Bernanketold the Joint Economic...
|Abolition of filibuster awakes from dead |
By tovarichpeter in Misc in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 5 hours ago:
http://www.slate.com/blogs/wei The latest progress report comes in this story from Ryan Grim and Jennifer Bendery, who find Democratic senators newly frustrated by their failure to pass bills or confirm nominees, especially CFPB head Richard Cordray.
|Oaklahoma aid totally different than Hurricane Sandy aid-says OK senator Inhofe |
By lostand confused in Politics 1 comment, latest 5 hours ago:
Dan8267 says I hope Chris Christie filibusters his aid.
|Congress Should Apologize to Apple; Holy Grail of Tax Avoidance;Hypocrite McCain |
By Mish in Economics posted 6 hours ago:
Rand Paul Has the Right Idea, Congress Should Apologize to Apple; Holy Grail of Tax Avoidance; The "Golden Goose"; Hypocrite McCain http://globaleconomicanalysis. Mish
|Just deleted my Disqus profile. |
By CaptainShuddup in Misc posted 6 hours ago:
I logged in and the top banner read, "People you know from Facebook, are using Disqus would you like to read their discussions?" I had a Facebook account for a week, using a moniker. I...
|Too big to pay taxes |
By tovarichpeter in Misc in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 6 hours ago:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/worl The president of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, said there was a "strong political will" in Europe to make tax systems fairer. He said the EU would draft tougher rules this year on...