In The News – Monday, October 13th, 2014 Edition
An interesting critique of Presidential speeches. Over time they seem to have been dumbed down
for obvious reasons. Back in the day when one had to be a landowner to vote,
Presidential speeches were given as if the Predident was speaking to men of
equal intellectual capabilities. Now we’re lucky if we can find a man on the
street who even knows who the Vice President is. (Hint: his first name rhymes
Did someone say “sell in January and go away?”
With Friday’s close we are now below where we started the year on the DJIA. The
S&P 500 is still up 3.7% and the NASDAQ is up 2.4%.
The French are learning that some of their most
productive citizens are voting with their feet at the prospect of 75% progressive taxes.
I love the Jimmy Kimmel “man on the street”
interviews. Here’s one on the subject of GMO’s.
I’m not sure this is what MoveOn or MAYDAY.US,
two well-known liberal groups intended when they announced their contest.
American Commitment, a conservative group, decided to enter and with about 4
days to run they are way ahead. LOL. The video has over 2,000 votes while
number two is somewhere around 300.