Summary: Can Obama make America like Zimbabwe? Or is this widespread warning a sign that we've become gullible fools? The easy acceptance of this preposterous warning suggests the latter. It's sad that such a post is necessary. Worse, explaining these facts is unlikely to change the mind of many people believing this nonsense. This is … Continue reading Can Obama turn America into something like Zimbabwe?
The past quarter-century has been an extraordinarily stable period for the economy (as we accumulated debt to maintain growth). With only two recessions since 1982, both mild and brief, we've forgotten what recessions are like. So we get analysis like this: "Mancession Continues: Male-Female Jobless Rate at Historic Levels, Higher Than Last Two Recessions", Mark … Continue reading Yes, it is a “mancession”, with men losing more jobs than women. Just like all recessions.