Thursday, May 26, 2011

Latest GOP Poll #'s and Ron Paul

It's interesting how little respect Dr. Ron Paul gets from the decision shaping main stream media.. and that includes FAUX News. The latest Gallup results are posted up top and the obvious standout is how weak a front runner Mitt Romney is. At the same time, pretenders like Pawlenty, Huntsman, Santorum get much more mention and ink than their #'s would warrant.

The reason I even bring it up is that Ron Paul has been a consistent voice for years against our ongoing wars and against ongoing government spending.The wisdom of those positions is becoming clearer by the day, but is still not a message our media leaders want conveyed.How else to explain it?

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Does Santorum Mean "IDIOT"

Rick Santorum has said a number of stupid things over the course of his public life, but this one just might top it all. It's amazing that this is what passes for "political leadership". This guy is running for President?

Former Sen. Rick Santorum said Tuesday that Sen. John McCain, who spent 5 1/2 years enduring brutal treatment at the hands of his North Vietnamese captors, doesn't know how effective waterboarding and other harsh interrogation techniques can be

Monday, May 9, 2011

Bank America to Charge 29.99% On Credit Cards

Let's look at the Big Picture. The US is a "consumer driven" economy. The consumer relies on credit to satisfy his/her fix. The economy continues to show lackluster growth that causes our friend at the Fed Ben Bernanke to keep "interest rates" low---almost 0 %. That near 0% is what our friends "the Banksters" pay to borrow money. You dear consumer if you need to carry a balance with an institution such as Bank America will be paying just about 30% annually on that balance.

Thank goodness the Fed is keeping rates low!