Archive for: December 7, 2007

December 7, 2007

A Sub-Prime Example Of Government Exploiting Tragedy

If you are one of the millions of Americans who went to the bank one day, got a loan you could not afford, fell behind on your payments, eventually defaulted on your mortgage and either already have lost you home …

Giuliani’s Profitable Partnership

Filed under: In The News - 07 Dec 2007

The former New York mayor’s previously undisclosed relationship with the Sage Capital Growth — a medium-size private equity firm associated with the diamond-trading Steinmetz family of Israel — shows how money came his way after he earned international acclaim leading …

Merry Christmas verses Happy Holidays

Filed under: Potpourri - 07 Dec 2007

You will have to excuse me if I do not sound any where near politically correct here but I really have no problem with someone saying happy holidays, simply because I know they are simply saying Merry Christmas and happy …

Obama’s Gains Show Volatility Of Iowa Contest

Filed under: Elections & Voting - 07 Dec 2007

A month before Iowa holds the first contest of the 2008 presidential campaign, a newly energized Sen. Barack Obama has opened a narrow lead here, but many Iowans in both parties say they could change their minds in the next …

Blaming Verizon Phone Co. for a Dog’s Death?

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood,What The F@#K?!? - 07 Dec 2007

The media are ever inventive in their attacks on capitalism, to say the least, and this one is as inventive as they come. Apparently Stu Bykofsky, columnist for the Philadelphia Daily News, thinks that cell service giant Verizon Wireless is …

This Time Congress Is Going To Far

There’s an article in the New York Times [on line] dated Dec 2 that in essences says Congress is once more taking over the nations schools by banning all snacks they consider junk food and all vending machines. This is …

Democrats Owe General Petraeus a Formal Public Apology

Filed under: The Democrats,War On Terror - 07 Dec 2007

To the utter and complete dismay of the Democrat party and its metaphorical bed mates at MoveOn.Org and in the mainstream media, it now appears as though the surge is working. Repeat: As of now, it looks as though …

In Defense of Freedom

According to “Devilstower”, a blogger on the DailyKos website, human rights are more important than national security. She explains, “Even if it was sure to be lost in a terrorist attack today, my life is not worth the Constitution. …