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It is impossible for me to begin to write anything about the events of 9-11 without first bowing my head and taking a moment of silence in remembrance of all those who died and the grief which still ...
by bunnygirl60
Comment Count 269 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 07:30 PM PDT with 601 Recommends
I am afraid that the fix is in. I am afraid that the views of those who have claimed that this whole debt ceiling exercise is afraid will be borne out. I am afraid that we will see a bad debt-...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 569 comments on Sat Jul 30, 2011 at 01:20 PM PDT with 268 Recommends
Obama for America, the campaign apparatus with the very large e-mailing list and great segmentation techniques that exploited Romney's weaknesses to help the President to eke out (yes, I know the ...
by Letsgetitdone
Comment Count 825 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 09:11 PM PST with 197 Recommends
Those grown-ups are so bad at keeping secrets from us kids! But lookee here - I found a layaway receipt in Mom's purse for something called Lame Duck Austerity Surprise and on the back in pencil it ...
by Phoebe Loosinhouse
Comment Count 118 comments on Mon Jun 04, 2012 at 07:29 AM PDT with 171 Recommends
Because front-running GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney keeps ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2012 at 09:06 PM PST with 127 Recommends
[http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=12479&updaterx=2014-10-05+16%3A15%3A06 The Lower Unemployment Rate is a Recovery–for the Top 10%] ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 02:12 AM PDT with 93 Recommends
Saints preserve us we're $16Trillion in debt and no end in sight!!! Oh, the humanity! Save the children, but abandon all hope!!! The Chinese are coming, the Chinese are coming! We owe them TRILLIONS ...
by Old Surgeon
Comment Count 156 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2012 at 05:43 PM PDT with 88 Recommends
Money is an accounting system for events that happen in real life; it is not life itself. Money has no physical reality; it is an invention of mankind that serves as an accounting system to itemize, ...
by psyched
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 87 Recommends
Cross posted at Voices on the Square and The Stars Hollow ...
by priceman
Comment Count 246 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 03:22 PM PST with 73 Recommends
Posted below, with kind permission of the author, is the transcript (see note below) of James K. Galbraith’s talk on financial ...
by selise
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Jul 27, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 65 Recommends
Last week my diary caused quite a stir. So much so that it brought consumer confidence down and stunted economic growth this quarter? Hmm......
by priceman
Comment Count 230 comments on Thu May 03, 2012 at 01:37 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
Once when I was explaining Modern Monetary Theory(MMT) to someone in person, she asked me in a very irritated tone, "what is your point?" I realize now that getting too far into the details about ...
by maddogg
Comment Count 76 comments on Thu Mar 31, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
There are some big problems in this country that cannot easily be fixed. We either currently lack the ability to solve them or have the ability, but the cost is high and will take time. I'm ...
by maddogg
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Mar 23, 2011 at 07:00 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
The U.S. is considered the richest nation on Earth. But what do these riches consist of, and who benefits from them?
by psyched
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Apr 25, 2011 at 04:55 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 218 comments on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
Hai! My name is Cliff--"Fiscal" Cliff, dey calls me. I is heer to tell you about teh foolish tings dat hoomins say when dey tawk about munny. Us cats don't eben USE munny, so we no haz to say ...
by psyched
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 09:00 AM PST with 45 Recommends
Imagine that astronomers discover a giant asteroid headed for Earth, with vast ...
by psyched
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 08:00 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by Azazello
Comment Count 83 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 07:29 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
I am raising my voice to join with others (thank you LetsGetItDone) in an attempt to describe, in simple terms, Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) and its place in the current national conversation. I ...
by bunnygirl60
Comment Count 65 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 11:22 AM PST with 39 Recommends
Nothing makes an argument more frustrating than when 2 people are using the same words to argue over 2 different things. When discussing strategies to get out of the recession, market ...
by maddogg
Comment Count 66 comments on Tue Nov 01, 2011 at 06:49 AM PDT with 39 Recommends