Category Archives: Economy

Nearly A Million Dollars In Stimulus Money Spent Towards Teaching African Men to Wash Their Genitals

    Dy’er Sez: We in the US are most certainly feeling the strain of the current economic crisis, and every program rolled out to date has not turned the tide against the slow crumbling of our economy. One could … Continue reading

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Blockbuster Video: On It’s Last Legs?

Dyer Sez: It appears that Blockbuster video is planning on declaring bankruptcy. No surprise after they spent the last few years getting smacked around by Netflix and the RedBox, in addition to trying to market a ‘luxury’ service (at a … Continue reading

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THE ECONOMY CONTINUES TO CRUMBLE

Dy’er Sez: So, here I am listening to CNN proclaiming that the national unemployment rate is just over 10% for the month of October. Of course, they don’t mention that the number itself is figured by counting only new unemployment claims … Continue reading

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PINELLAS COUNTY IS BEING DECIMATED BY THE RECESSION (DEPRESSION)

John Sez: I found this vid on YouTube, and it’s a real eye opener. I live in the area and have noticed how a great many commercial properties have been becoming vacant over the last few years. It’s a sure … Continue reading

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$23 BILLION IN BONUSES FOR GOLDMAN SACHS

Dy’er Sez: Thanks to Bush, Obama, and the last two Congresses, Goldman Sachs is handing out an average of $600,000 in bonuses to their top employees…while the rest of us are being sucked down into the peat-bog that Sachs(and Congress, and … Continue reading

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OBAMA TO NOMINATE BERNANKE FOR SECOND RUN TO HEAD THE FED

Dy’er Sez: Un-flippin-believeable! Bernanke is the guy who allowed (some say intentionally) this mess to happen in the first place, hasn’t fixed the problem, and told Congress that the We The People have no right or legal recourse to see what … Continue reading

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CREATOR’S OF CAP-AND-TRADE SAY IT AIN’T GONNA FLY

Dy’er Sez: And yet ANOTHER reason that the whole green movement is built upon a big, stinky, steamy pile of bunk.   Story from Wall Street Journal: Cap-and-Trade’s Unlikely Critics: Its Creators Economists Behind Original Concept Question the System’s Large-Scale Usefulness, … Continue reading

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US POST OFFICE IN TROUBLE

Dy’er sez: I saw this one comming since the advent of e-mail. It’s too bad, as the Post Office is probably the most trusted (and most reliable) part of the entire governmnet structure.Story from AP: Post office looks at changing hundreds … Continue reading

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32 Billion of Bailout Money Went to Banker Bonuses

Dy’er Sez: To anyone who still thinks that the bailout programs (started by Bush and finalized with Obama) were for the good of the US economic system and not just to fill the pockets of the bankers, brokers, lobbyists and the … Continue reading

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Bernanke Has no Idea Which Foreign Banks Received Half a TRILLION From the Fed

Dy’er Sez: And here’s another story to back up the last one I posted. Does anyone still think the Fed should have oversight over anything? Does anyone still think that the fed should not be audited? Story from PrisonPlanet: Bernanke: “I … Continue reading

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