Tag Archives: Economy

A Haiku

Gold and silver up. Geithner and Bernanke laugh. Economy toast. Marcus

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World Economy on the Brink

Unless you’re living in a cave, or have your head firmly planted in the sand (or perhaps somewhere else), then you know that the United States has stepped in to rescue the European economies. This was done in order to … Continue reading

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More News on the Economic Front

Nothing to see here… move along! (H/T Market Ticker) Marcus

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The Stock Market

Did anybody else get the hell out of the stock market this week? I sold off my shares right after I heard what the Fed was proposing. The Old Lady got a little anxious when I told her (after the … Continue reading

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Who’s to Blame for the Economic Mess?

What this video and it will start to become clear: Not that any of this comes as a surprise to anyone who regularly reads this blog. (H/T Moonbattery) Marcus

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Accountability

This shows just how efficiently the government is spending our money. Are you pissed off yet? (H/T Moonbattery) Marcus

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Unicorns Farting Rainbows

(H/T Pat Dollard) Marcus

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Buckle Up Baby!

‘Cause we’re fucked. (H/T Ace) Marcus

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Brilliant Congressional Leadership

Read more here. Awesome. Marcu

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A Comment on the Bailout

You can call it “stimulus” or “The American Recovery Act” or whatever the hell you want, I call it a boondoggle. In any event I was at the gym yesterday on one of those sweet new treadmills that have a … Continue reading

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A few images from the San Jose Tea Party

Overall, a pretty good crowd. We had about 30 counter-protesters show up, who tried, and failed, to disrupt things.

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You Stay Classy Anderson

CNN’s Anderson Cooper also decides to take a cheap shot at the Tea Party protesters.  Check it: Well, I always thought Anderson was a douche… I guess now his status has been elevated to “Uber Douche.” (H/T Drudge) Marcus

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Images From the Kansas City Tea Party

I was in Overland Park, Kansas this evening with approximately 2,000 of my closest friends. It was a great time and it looked as if there were a whole lot of first time protesters. Naturally though, no firehoses or tear … Continue reading

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Tough Economic Times

(H/T Ace) Marcus

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This is why Retention Bonuses…you stupid Progressive Fucks.

The best and the brightest in the Banking industry are jumping ship. This article at BNET list just a few of the many talented execs who are parting ways with banks associated with TARP. The fact of the matter is … Continue reading

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Got Tea?

April 15th is fast approaching and as you should already know, there are over 250 “Tea Party” protests scheduled nationwide. If you want to know if there is one planned near you, go ahead and click here. If you care … Continue reading

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Freefall

We are well and truly screwed. (H/T Insty) Marcus

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Why is AIG spilling money?

AIG has, in the past, made a good bit of money doing what is called re-insurance. That is other insurance firms hedged their bets with AIG. If they suffered a big loss then AIG would be there. In most of … Continue reading

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Shattered Dreams

(H/T The Jawa Report) Marcus

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We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Constitution

Oh yeah, Barney Frank is a douche. (H/T Flopping Aces) Marcus

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