Monday, January 19, 2009

I think the “Job Creators” are going to start speaking – but not with words

by Skip January 19, 2009

These are not the best of times economically and I blame it on the government for first loosening credit to where it cost next to nothing and people forgot self-restraint, then Democrats (like Dodd (D-CT) and Frank (D-MA) "leaning" on Fannie and Freddie to incentivize brokers and bankers to write mortgages with "loose" restrictions to […]

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Spirit Airlines is NOT in line for the best Customer Relations reward this year

by Skip January 19, 2009

From RedState: You and your friend are flying to Myrtle Beach to do some golfing. Sounds like fun; have a good time! Oops! Your regular carrier cancels your flight! Well, that’s all right: they get you a flight on another airline. So, you fly off… …and your plane promptly loses both engines because of a […]

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With this, I just might drop the landline…

by Skip January 19, 2009

Like many, TMEW and I each have a cell phone via Verizon Wireless.  Up until a little while ago, our landline was serviced by Verizon as well until it was purchased by Fairpoint Communications (as with most all other landlines in VT, NH, and ME).  Service?  Typical on the landline until it rains and then […]

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Ah, I can think of more important dates….

by Skip January 19, 2009

This at MichelleMalkin’s caught my eye: Followed the link on Spike Lee’s picture to this by Mark Finkelstein at Finkelblog: Spike Lee: God Ordained Financial Crisis To Ensure Obama Victory I guess this lets those evil Wall Street speculators off the hook . . . Spike Lee has declared that God himself ordained the financial […]

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Flushing down the toilet

by Skip January 19, 2009

$700 Billion.  Got to have it.  Misery, doom, gloom, brimestone, blah….  Just give it to us, you can trust as we’re not like the others.  We’ll use it to buy the toxic assets of the banks…no, we’re going to buy equity in the banks and financial institutions…no, we’re going to bail out the car companies…..we’re […]

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