Tag Archive for "Overspending"

President Obama’s Ten Greatest Accomplishments

  Almost seven years into the Obama Presidency, it is time to reflect on all of the things that this two term President has done for the United States.  We will count them down in reverse order of significance over the next five stories: 10.  CONTAMINATION OF THE WILD AND SCENIC ANIMAS RIVER IN COLORADO…
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United States Economy Headed For Meltdown

  Within the next six months the United States economy will suffer what economists call a “reset” and I call “meltdown.”  I really debated writing this piece because I have very little empirical evidence to support this conclusion and I urge you NOT to use my advice to alter your investment strategies.  However, during 2000…
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Simple Solution To Ending Government Corruption – Terminate Pay

You would be hard pressed to find anyone that thinks that there is NO corruption in Washington and unfortunately it has become so enmeshed in our culture that most people just shrug their shoulders and say “what can you do?”  Both parties are equally culpable here and neither party really wants to take any action…
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Top 10 Thinking Right Stories For 2012

   Operating only since September 1, 2012, Thinking Right generated 176,134 hits during its first four months of existence.  34 different stories generated at least 1,000 hits and the number and quality of comments was generally pretty good.  All in all I am very happy with the start.  First up is the top ten list…
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Can Obama’s “Hunker Down And Hide” Strategy Work For Another Four Years?

  Playing out before the entire country is a pattern repeated from four years ago.  President Obama and the Democrats use an electoral win to try to steamroll through a single project within weeks of taking office and then . . . hunker down and hide.  Four years ago a Democrat dominated House and Senate…
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Obama Trying To Duplicate Failure Of Democratic Dominated California

  Facing up to  $335,000,000,000 in debt, California is just “living the dream” – the Democratic dream.  (California’s Debt)  California is controlled by Democrats at every level of government with a Democratic Governor, Democratic State Senate, Democratic State Legislatures and a judiciary dominated by liberals California has been the perfect laboratory for the great “Democratic”…
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Fiscal Cliff Purely Political Play For Democrats

  With all of the hype and bluster about the wealthy paying “their fair share” coming out the Democrats you would think that tax hikes were the be all and end all of future economic success.  If ALL of President Obama’s proposed tax hikes were implemented they would amount to about .5% of the total…
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Will Obama Join The 100% Of Presidents With A Second Term Scandal In Last 50 Years?

  CNN just ran a very interesting piece detailing that every President since 1968 has suffered a major scandal in his second term. CNN then indicates that the scandals always took place in the first term but came to a head during the second term of their Presidency. Given all of the scandals currently facing…
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How Does A Kinder, Gentler Nation Discourage Home Ownership And Philanthropy

    Facing the self-described fiscal cliff, the amount of rhetoric pouring out of Washington unfiltered by the media conducting their own war of thoughts and ideas has completely obscured two disturbing concepts that sadly say a lot about the state of America.  Whichever plan is adopted, we are likely looking at the end of…
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Pay No Taxes, Get No Vote

  No one who does not pay federal taxes should have the right to vote – period.  We have finally reached the tipping point in America where those that have no financial stake in our government outnumber those that do.  More than 200 years ago both the Founding Fathers and philosophers predicted the day when…
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Will Obama Destroy The Country Or Move To The Middle?

  America stands at a cross-roads and the next four years could be a period of complete economic stagnation coupled with continually exploding national debt edging the United States to a Greece-like fate with an ever diminishing position of power in the world, or it could be a period of recovery, healing and restoration of…
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What Do You Think?

  You have been listening to me blather on for the past 64 days – now that we are about 48 hours away from closing the polls I would really like to hear from you.  I won’t insult you with a meaningless poll about who you think will win any of the elections, I want…
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