|Noam Chomsky (2014) "How to Ruin an Economy; Some Simple |
By ChapulinColorado in Sacramento CA 95834 391 comments, latest 9 minutes ago:
control point says Depends on the speculation. Real estate, stock market, commodity speculation. Yes. Bitcoins? I don't know, probably not in some cases.
|It's So Cold ... Polar Bears Taken Inside; Hundreds of Students Arrested |
By Mish 7 comments, latest 52 minutes ago:
humanity says CL says That reminds me...if there's a drought in California, then how comes it rained this week? Yes, our good Captain posted a thread on this a few days back. Although he was...
|European Border Changes Over Last 1000 Years |
By Mish posted 2 hours ago:
European Border Changes Over Last 1000 Years http://globaleconomicanalysis. Mish
|President Obama Explains How He Will Blow The Student Loan Bubble Even Bigger |
By Call it Crazy posted 2 hours ago:
Despite warnings from various members of the Fed that Student Loans are becoming troublesome, we suspect President Obama's address this afternoon on expanding opportunities to go to college will be nothing but more pumping free...
|Anything goes to stop the spread of socialism! |
By jazz music posted 3 hours ago:
http://consortiumnews.com/2011 Make America as ungovernable as possible by using almost any means available, from challenging the legitimacy of opponents to spreading lies and disinformation to sabotaging the economy. Over the past four decades or so,...
|Record Jobs For Old Workers; Everyone Else - Why?? Take the Quiz: |
By Call it Crazy 7 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
Call it Crazy says New Renter says How many of those jobs are part time? ...."The number of persons employed part time for economic reasons (sometimes referred to as involuntary part-time workers) was little changed...
|Social Security just isn't what it used to be.... |
By jojo 8 comments, latest 4 hours ago:
sbh says jojo says Too bad for the less fortunate boomers... And yet they don't whine like you do. And you can find them outside.
|State Board of Equalization Discusses Use Tax |
By tvgnus 1 comment, latest 8 hours ago:
indigenous says Most CPAs know squat about sales tax this won't help, assuming anyone is going to worry about it at all.
|Nonfarm Payrolls +175,000, Household Survey +42,000; Unemployment Rate 6.7% |
By Mish posted 8 hours ago:
Nonfarm Payrolls +175,000, Household Survey +42,000; Unemployment Rate 6.7% http://globaleconomicanalysis. Mish
|FED Repeats, It Would Take A Major Economic Disruption To Curb The Taper |
By Bubbabear posted 16 hours ago:
http://investmentwatchblog.com The FED reports the economy is recovering, houses are up, retail is up, unemployment down. The FED is repeating its remarks that it will take a major economic disruption to curb the taper. Ukraine...
|If you are creators of Bitcoin, acknowldeging it, will get sued, Big Time |
By MoneySheep in San Diego CA 92115 1 comment, latest 1 day ago:
Iosef V HydroCabron says It was an experiment - a proof-of-concept - that grew beyond the design parameters. He should have done it officially, with a better design, and then introduced it with every conceivable...
|Blank Check Proposal for More Tax Hikes Heads for Illinois Legislature |
By Mish 1 comment, latest 1 day ago:
zzyzzx says They must want anyone who pays income taxes to leave!
|Natural Gas Hoarding in Europe Thanks to Sanction Proposals; Boehner vs. McCain |
By Mish 2 comments, latest 1 day ago:
HEY YOU says "..export liquefied natural gas by tanker." Of course that won't add to the price when it gets to Ukraine or anywhere else. We'll show Russia! We can undercut their price by 50%?...
|Survey: Business hiring and spending stepping up |
By tvgnus 3 comments, latest 1 day ago:
HEY YOU says "..buy a house for $1024.." I don't know why anyone would want to overpay for a house? lol
|Sutter Health posts 2013 operating loss of $22 million |
By BayAreaObserver posted 1 day ago:
Sutter Health, one of the largest hospital systems in California, posted a $22 million operating loss last year, after making nearly $550 million on operations a year earlier. Net income at the giant nonprofit system...
|Boeing moving 68,000 + workers to a defined contribution plan. |
By BayAreaObserver 1 comment, latest 1 day ago:
thunderlips11 says But, I thought we had to subsidize Boeing and pass all these One-Way Free Trade agreements in order to save jobs?!
|Cerberus Reaches Preliminary $9 Billion Deal for Safeway |
By BayAreaObserver posted 1 day ago:
Cerberus Capital Management LP has reached a preliminary agreement to buy Safeway Inc. for more than $9 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be the private-equity firm's latest acquisition of...
|The Real Class Warfare is Baby Boomers Vs. Younger Americans |
By jojo 29 comments, latest 1 day ago:
Blurtman says "I suppose you could argue that disability insurance or unemployment is traditionally an entitlement, and not just colloquially, because the employer or the employee may be making the premium payments, but that's beyond...
|The Coming Bitcoin Regulation Onslaught |
By smaulgld 24 comments, latest 1 day ago:
Vicente says "Autumn Radtke, the 28-year-old CEO of an upstart bitcoin exchange, died last week under mysterious circumstances at her home in Singapore. " http://www.cnbc.com/id/1014686 So how long before surviving Bitcoiners are scrambling for government...
|Americans borrowing record amount to buy cars |
By BayAreaObserver 5 comments, latest 1 day ago:
corntrollio says drudometkin says Also they were irritated that I didn't care about the monthly payments during negotiations and only was dealing with the out of the door price. Yeah, some of these guys still...