Archive for: February 22, 2007

February 22, 2007

How FDR Destroyed the Dollar

Filed under: American Economy,Economics,History - 22 Feb 2007

Until 1933, the U. S. dollar was the among the strongest and most stable currencies in the world. With the stroke of a pen, President Franklin Roosevelt torpedoed it. We are still plagued with the resulting inflation.

Jack Murtha: The Britney Spears of Congress

The worst thing about pop culture celebrities is their ever downwardly spiraling behavior. To get noticed they feel they must indulge in ever more outrageous behavior until they end up dead like Anna Nichol Smith or a drunken, debauched mess …

Open Letter to Bank of America

Filed under: Immigration - 22 Feb 2007

I recently received an invitation from the Bank of America to apply for a zero percent interest credit card. After a brief moment of contemplation, I immediately discarded the invitation.

Take This Job and Shove It

I will not seek the Presidency in 2008. By the way, that sound you hear is a collective “Whew!” coming up from around the world. Sure, I have more charisma and common sense than Joe Biden and I’ve done …