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Another look in the mirror, through the eyes of Fred

It’s really very simple — we’ve become deranged sheep.   Look into the mirror, see ourselves through the eyes of Fred Reed:  Mowing the Sward of Damocles, 14 June 2009. There is not much more to be said beyond what Fred says.  For details, below the fold you will see links to the FM posts about the OODA loop …

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The housing crisis allows America to look in the mirror. What do we see?

One of the most fascinating narrative threads on this site has been about the oversupply of homes (technically “housing units”).  This over-building of units is the key to the housing crisis, as has been evident for at least 2 or 3 years.  A surplus of anything leads to falling prices until the surplus disappears, one …

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Let’s look at America in the mirror, the first step to reform

These are unconnected but related observations about America.  Subjective observations, one man’s views.  I am confident you will find them of interest.  Comments are welcomed!  After 200 years of success — even more counting the years as a colony, during which the uniquely American character evolved — America has developed some disturbing characteristics. The American …

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