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An evil twerp – Ross Douthat wants to steal your Social Security and Medicare

“To this list, I would add tax reform and entitlement reform. The former should broaden the tax base while cutting taxes on work, child rearing and investment. The latter should means-test both Social Security and Medicare, reducing both programs’ spending on well-off retirees rather than questing fruitlessly for their privatization.” That’s the word from 30-year-old Ross Douthat, who was hired by the NY Times to be an opinion columnist representing […]

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White House and New Democrat Coalition – cut Medicare to subsidize world’s worst health plan

The new insanity is that instead of passing healthcare for all at no cost – the world standard – nitwits in Congress and the White House have decided to rape Medicare. One of the targets is home health care. The cuts are major and since the people involved are housebound, there is no danger of them storming the gated communities in rage. They will just die from neglect. Here’s a […]

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Outsourcing MBAs – a new and wonderful trend

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, State Street Corp. will absorb 100 employees from Morgan Stanley Investment Management as part of a deal announced today to provide servicing for investments worth about $300 billion. State Street, which specializes in providing financial services to institutional investors, will handle trade settlement, portfolio administration, and reporting and reconciliation services for most of the Morgan Stanley unit’s $386 billion in assets under […]

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NY Times Wong says I’m right

More on swine flu battle in China. This is from NY Times: By EDWARD WONG Published: November 11, 2009 CHANGGANG, China — Few farmers in this southern village gave much thought to the epidemic that had begun spreading rapidly in the United States early this summer until the authorities sealed its 100 residents off from the outside world for about a week. It turned out that a visitor from California […]

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U.S. = 4,000 swine flu deaths; China = 53

The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been playing games with the press by changing the way it has reported Swine Flu deaths and hospitalizations. The impression given was that swine flu is nowhere near as dangerous as other countries believe – nations that used quarantines, for example. The original reporting of swine flu estimated all cases. That was then changed to hospitalized cases. In early September deaths […]

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Fed Chairman Blames Banks For Continued High Unemployment

The investment cash is going to China, India, South Korea and Vietnam, where factories are being built by American companies to make products to export to the U.S. and elsewhere. Those countries rebate the local Value Added Tax (around 20%) to exporters because most every country has their own VAT on products coming into their countries – EXCEPT THIS COUNTRY. In addition, most countries have tariffs on incoming goods if […]

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Bankers, Drug Firms, corporations subsize New Democrat Coalition

This is a list of contributions more than $2,500 to the New Democrat Coalition PAC for the 2008 cycle, courtesy of Open Secrets.org. That’s the Max Baucus, Kent Conrad, Melissa Bean, Rahm Emanuel and friends club. There is a legal $10,000 limit or I’m sure some groups would give far more. Additional money can go to candidates, or from individuals to the PAC or candidates. Briefcases full of money are […]

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