Over the past few years the media has continually written that they are "unexpectedly" reporting on bad economic data. How long until they wake up and start expecting the reports that are following the same trend month after month?Read more »
A return to the gold standard by the United States within the next five years now seems likely, because that move would help the nation solve a variety of economic, fiscal, and monetary ills, Steve Forbes predicted during an exclusive interview this week with HUMAN EVENTS.Read more »
BOSTON (MarketWatch) — The International Monetary Fund has just dropped a bombshell, and nobody noticed.
For the first time, the international organization has set a date for the moment when the “Age of America” will end and the U.S. economy will be overtaken by that of China.Read more »
The American dream is not all it is cut out to be and some Africans are turning their backs on life in the US.Read more »
What to do when faced the the perfect storm of an economic downturn plus an uptake in fuel-efficient vehicles reducing fuel tax receipts? If you're a control-freak government, the answer is simple! Tax commuters per mile driven, thereby stealing even more from people who can't afford to live near their workplaces.Read more »
Quick little example about the effects of taxes on the free market model. Taxes suck!Read more »
America is becoming less economically free, so it would be wise to invest globally.Read more »
Picture your ideal future. OK, not your ideal future, where you're the last man on earth fighting the zombie horde, but society's ideal future: Energy is clean and limitless, goods are plentiful and machines take care of all the dirty work. So everybody's happy, right?
But in many ways, that future is already here, and it can be described in five letters:
I should probably explain.Read more »
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), spent $823,200 of economic stimulus funds in 2009 on a study by a UCLA research team to teach uncircumcised African men how to wash their genitals after having sex.Read more »
With the economy apparently souring further without having recovered from the current recession a look at two articles written in January of 2009 on the subject seems timely. This article and Recovery Depends on Investment and Capital Accumulation were originally published at the Nolan Chart.Read more »
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