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Ironman

When you're one step ahead, people call you Genius....

When you're two steps ahead, people call you Ironman.....

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Instead of QE, the Fed Could Have Given $56,000 to Every Household in America
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike (6)   244 comments, latest 2 years ago
The Federal Reserve has been conducting a grand experiment since the U.S. economy tumbled into the Great Recession. After the housing market collapsed in 2008, the Federal Reserve lowered interest...
California home sales continue to drop
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (5)   ↓ dislike (2)   227 comments, latest 3 years ago
San Diego-based real estate analytics firm DataQuick is reporting the collapse in the short sale market in California is impacting overall home sales. In March, 25,680 new and resold homes...
The CIA Did NOT TELL The WASHINGTON POST That Russia Hacked Election
by Ironman   ↑ like (11)   ↓ dislike (2)   211 comments, latest 3 months ago
Oops, time for a NEW Fake scandal.... It looks like we have “fake” news mixed up with “real” news again. The WASHINGTON POST did a story linking the Russian government...
U.S. exits GM stake in $10 billon loss for taxpayers
by Ironman   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (1)   206 comments, latest 3 years ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government sold its last shares of automaker General Motors Co (GM) on Monday, marking an end to a historic bailout of one of America's most...
Housing Bubble 2.0 - Are You Ready For This?
by Ironman   ↑ like   ↓ dislike (1)   191 comments, latest 2 months ago
These mind-numbing Case-Shiller regional charts below are presented without too much comment. 1) Funny (and Demented) Seattle area Realtor anecdote regarding the potential for another housing Bubble: “House prices can’t...
COLDEST NYC MONTH IN 80 YEARS...
by Ironman in #environment   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (4)   174 comments, latest 2 years ago
Thanks Global Warming.... I mean Climate Change.... Wait, the climate did change.... COLDER!!!! As it limps away, February will not be missed. With the average temperature for the month lingering...
Why Millennials Are Behind: They Earn 20% Less Than Boomers Did At The Same Age
by Ironman   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (2)   157 comments, latest 2 months ago
Over the past few years, as the Millennial generation has grown into its own, in 2016 surpassing Baby Boomers as the nation's largest living generation according to the Census (Americans...
Housing Starts in U.S. Unexpectedly Fall to Lowest in a Year
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   156 comments, latest 3 years ago
Starts (NHSPSTOT) of new U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in June to the lowest level in almost a year, indicating a pause in the industry’s progress Work began on 836,000 houses...
U.S. Small-Business Optimism Index Surges by Most Since 1980
by Ironman   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (3)   155 comments, latest 2 months ago
It's all Obama's, make that, Trump's Fault. Optimism among America’s small businesses soared in December by the most since 1980 as expectations about the economy’s prospects improved dramatically in the...
Is Patrick.net a Free Speech Forum, or Not? - Post your Opinion
by Ironman in #forum   ↑ like (15)   ↓ dislike (8)   151 comments, latest 1 year ago
There's been a bit of discussion lately from some posters about stifling discussions at Patnet. Some posters have the opinion that if you don't follow the narrative, theme or party...
Homeownership rate for young adults drops further
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike   144 comments, latest 3 years ago
Young adults have become less likely in recent years to live in a home that they own, signaling that an important chunk of the housing market is playing a weak...
AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders on health care after Debate
by Ironman in #politics   ↑ like   ↓ dislike   130 comments, latest 1 year ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered disputed numbers behind his plan for a...
Unions Kill Another Business - A.C. Casino to Shut Down - 3000 Jobs Gone
by Ironman   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   129 comments, latest 2 weeks ago
Atlantic City’s main casino workers union has been on strike against the Taj Mahal since July 1. On Thursday, the strike will become the longest in the city’s 38-year casino...
The kids arent buying homes
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)   128 comments, latest 3 years ago
Generation Y may be holding back the housing recovery Millions of young Americans are unemployed or underemployed, living with roommates or at home with Mom and Dad — instead of...
BREAKING: A Ted Cruz SEX SCANDAL Appears To Be Looming?
by Ironman in #politics   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike   126 comments, latest 1 year ago
Political insiders and operatives on Twitter are buzzing about new rumors concerning Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX). This news comes just after the 12th Republican debate which was hosted on CNN,...
Democrats, Let's Ban Profits!
by Ironman in #politics   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (5)   124 comments, latest 4 years ago
......."Posing as an anti-business crusader, Peter Schiff found a number of DNC delegates and attendees who support explicitly outlawing profitability. We deliberately avoided speaking with the occupy protestors camping...
Thought For The Day...
by Ironman in #politics   ↑ like (6)   ↓ dislike (4)   123 comments, latest 3 years ago
What would you say to someone who had $27,000 in family income a year, spent $37,000, and had run up $170,000 on their credit card – and now was demanding...
What Happens When "The Workers" Just Don't Care Anymore?
by Ironman   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (2)   122 comments, latest 3 years ago
One of the big problems in America today is that a lot of people simply do not seem to care about what they are doing anymore. The level of sloth,...
Supreme Court Allows Texas Voter ID Law - Liberals Go Nuts!
by Ironman in #politics   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (2)   119 comments, latest 2 years ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas can use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election. A majority of the justices rejected an emergency...
WARPED, DISTORTED, MANIPULATED, FLIPPED HOUSING MARKET
by Ironman in #housing   ↑ like (10)   ↓ dislike   118 comments, latest 3 years ago
The report from RealtyTrac last week proves beyond the shadow of a doubt the supposed housing market recovery is a complete and utter fraud. The corporate mainstream media did their...

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