|No fluke. Housing prices dip in St. Louis area |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 11 comments, latest 22 minutes ago:
RentingForHalfTheCost says rooemoore says RentingForHalfTheCost says NAR just forgot to fudge the numbers from St. Louis. I'm sure they fixed the glitch and next months numbers will be fabulous! Sales and Prices Up Up Up!...
|The science guy wants more money for space exploration |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 11 comments, latest 28 minutes ago:
New Renter says Rin says New Renter says Well I heard Venus was full of hot women! Turned out lots of hot, not so much women :( Venus was doing well, mid 100s, lots of...
|The real reason we have a doctor shortage |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 37 minutes ago:
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Scott Gottlieb and Ezekiel Emanual in the NYT. Interestingly they never discuss the possibility of bringing in more qualified doctors from other countries. It's much cheaper to train doctors (to U.S. standards) in other...
|Give money to banks, not seniors |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 44 minutes ago:
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Senators Tom Harkin and Elizabeth Warren that we might want to increase the money going to seniors. Harkin proposed a bill, which Warren has now endorsed, which will base the annual cost of living...
|Security is the most important gain from Obamacare |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 46 minutes ago:
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Obamacare. People who have insurance now will be assured that they can still buy it if they lose it for some reason. This will make a huge difference to the bulk of the population...
|Patent monopolies lead to corruption |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 50 minutes ago:
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/ Genentech has managed to create a substantial market for its drug Lucentis, at a price of $2,000 per injection, even though it manufactures another drug Aventis, which is just as effective and sells for...
|23-year-old dean's list student murdered in Texas by campus policeman |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 56 comments, latest 54 minutes ago:
Robert Sproul says thomaswong.1986 says Police arrested Ferrell and charged her with child abuse, fleeing an officer and possession of drug paraphernalia for a pair of marijuana pipes that were found in the van. Her...
|How to retire happy |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 54 minutes ago:
|Can war with Iran be prevented? |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 1 comment, latest 3 hours ago:
myob says What does you Gmail inbox have to do with this? As to answer the question - yes, it can be prevented, just don't send in the tanks and the planes.
|18 sheriff deputies indicted in LA |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 posted 3 hours ago:
http://www.latimes.com/local/l Andr Birotte Jr., U.S. attorney for the Central District of California, announces that 18 current or former Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials have been indicted in five separate criminal cases in connection with...
|FHA to pull back on big mortgages |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 8 comments, latest 5 hours ago:
bubblesitter says Well, the Chindian billionaires have nothing to do with FHA, hence the prices will still go up!
|House-Price Curbs Chopping 10,000 Hong Kong Agents |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 6 comments, latest 6 hours ago:
jvolstad says APOCALYPSEFUCK is Comptroller says I like my agents shredded with pea pod. BBQ Agent works for me.
|How U.S. overthrew a pacifist president |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 7 comments, latest 7 hours ago:
Straw Man says "Because Allende was dangerously independent, irredeemably leftist, irresponsibly anti-business and — perhaps worst of all — because he openly thumbed his nose at the United States. " Sounds like another Chavez.
|Myth of the American Dream |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 3 comments, latest 10 hours ago:
indigenous says Typically these mutts just look at quintiles rather than the changes in actual peoples lives. Don't know if they are doing this here. There is a correlation (and cause imo) between government growth...
|Why do doctors often prescribe the more expensive medication |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 4 comments, latest 18 hours ago:
crowneagle says My doctors don't unless there's no generic alternative available.
|Mexico Housing Hits U.S. Investors as Plan Collapses |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 7 comments, latest 20 hours ago:
APOCALYPSEFUCK is Comptroller says New Renter says Detroit even comes with a monorail for chrisstakes! With gun holes, it could double as an airborne assault platform.
|More people working at low paying jobs |
By tovarichpeter in South San Francisco CA 94080 12 comments, latest 20 hours ago:
Bellingham Bill says $15 -- that's some serious money, for retail http://research.stlouisfed.org gallons of gas the average wage can buy: http://research.stlouisfed.org
|20 Pictures that Prove You Have a Dirty Mind |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 16 comments, latest 21 hours ago:
Call it Crazy says zzyzzx says Dan8267 says Damn, what is your Google search history like? If found dead, please delete my browsing history!!! Ha Ha Ha.... I can't stop laughing... I hope you wrote...
|What a 241 year-old Dutch credit crisis tells us about market optimism |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 posted 1 day ago:
http://qz.com/154235/what-a-24 It was a confident, high-powered investment firm with credit lines at top financial institutions. It made big bets using borrowed money to buy assets and generate higher returns. But when the market for those...
|NYPD moves to limit public access to local crime information |
By Patrick in Menlo Park CA 94025 posted 1 day ago:
http://rt.com/usa/nypd-journal Each of the 77 New York City police precincts have been ordered to stop providing the media with information about the crimes that take place under their jurisdiction in what is considered by critics...