President Obama Plays Luke Skywalker In #StarWarsFiscalCliff Live Now

President Obama is to speak on growing the American Economy and reducing the deficit, and just before now, there was a Twitter Trend called #StarWarsFiscalCliff. #StarWarsFiscalCliff was started about 90…

George McGovern Passes At 90: Liberal Lion, Almost President

George McGovern has died. This blogger just got the email alert from CNN, which stated: Former U.S. Sen. George McGovern has died, according to a family statement. He was 90.…

Gloria Allred, Ohio Rep Dennis Kucinich At DNC 2012

While the Democratic National Convention was three days ago (sponsored by Tout.com), this blogger still has a lot of content from it coming, like these interviews with famed civil rights…

Republican Criticism Of First Stimulus, Planned Second, Stupid

The Republican Party, or GOP, is running a new commercial designed to criticize the first, and much needed, Economic Stimulus Package. The problem with the GOP take is that it’s…

Unemployment Rate Drops To 8.5 Percent, Obama Talks Jobs

Yesterday, and to the displeasure of GOP Presidential Candidates banking on failure of the American Economy so they can beat President Obama in the November 2012 Election, America’s unemployment rate…

President Obama’s Approval Rating Higher Than Ronald Reagan’s

The mainstream media has made much of U.S. President Barack Obama’s approval ratings news of late – especially when they’re low. This blogger’s theory is the media itself drives the…

President Obama’s Jobs Speech A Home Run

President Obama did it again: in giving a speech he needed to give at a time in history, Barack Obama hit yet another home run. It wasn’t just what the…

Mitt Romney Jobs Presentation Panned On Twitter

Whatever reputation former Governor Mitt Romney had for being “robotic” was cemented Tuesday with an awful presentation of his plan for the American Economy. This blogger watched, as Romney’s presentation…

Warren Buffett vs Michael Arrington – Soak The Super Rich? Arrington’s Wrong

TechCrunch Founder and Editor, and friend, Michael Arrington, has weighed in on Warren Buffett’s op-ed in the New York Times Monday entitled Stop Coddling the Super-Rich. It’s a work worth…

Recession: Velocity Of Money Slow Down May Point To It

That we may be headed to another recession is seen in the widely available data about the velocity of money in the American Economy. Now, if you go back to…