The Political Theater and the Debt Ceiling Crisis: Are We Being Had?

H/T Francisco Gonzalez again…  🙂 Roberts sums it up briefly and clearly. The Political Theater and the Debt Ceiling Crisis: Are We Being Had? by Dr. Paul Craig RobertsGlobal Research July 26, 2011http://globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=25792 In my last column I suggested that an unintended outcome of the debt ceiling impasse could be Congress’ loss of the power […]

Another doctor day but I want to begin it on a positive note.

H/T Greg Uy for the idea. The Buddha explains how to handle insult and maintain compassion: One day Buddha was walking through a village. A very angry and rude young man came up and began insulting him. “You have no right teaching others,” he shouted. “You are as stupid as everyone else. You are nothing but […]

I have coined a new word: Obamunism. I expect it to go viral. How can it not? I need the fame and fortune.

H/T Francisco Gonzalez http://georgewashington2.blogspot.com/2011/07/obama-will-not-take-yes-for-answer-on.html Michael Hudson writes: You know that the debt kerfuffle is as staged as melodramatically as a World Wrestling Federation exhibition when Mr. Obama makes the blatantly empty threat that if Congress does not “tackle the tough challenges of entitlement and tax reform,” there won’t be money to pay Social Security checks next […]