Archive for the National Debt Category


While Doubling the National Debt- Obama Spent Almost $100 Million on Travel

Judicial Watch reported that it has obtained new documents from the Secret Service and the Air Force about Obama’s travel expenses. The reported facts bring the known total over the past eight years to $96,938,882.51. What the hey, just add it to the tab right? After all, it ain’t his money is it? Obama’s Earth […]

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The Fed Interest Rate Hike- Danger Ahead?

Ok, the Fed after a decade of manipulating interest rates to absurdly low levels (like 0%) finally bumped them up a quarter point. I’ve read some of the follow-up from the “experts” but quite frankly most of them are the standard stuff that doesn’t really reveal details the public should know about the Fed and […]

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The Foolish Right and Left Wing Paradigms – Deception Through the Media

A recent post on a Survivor oriented blog reminded me of how thoroughly people have been misled by the media. After an article entitled Hacking the News, which depicted the press as being sold-out to liberalism, a reader posted the following response: “This writer is delusional in his assessment of “liberal” news reporting and the […]

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Congress Funds Government with More Funny Money- Pt 2

As noted and not really fleshed out by the media or ballyhooed, Congress was supplied with more “funny money” (fiat money from the Federal Reserve created out of nothing) from the Federal Reserve to the tune of $1.1 Trillion. Very few paid attention to this move and simply passed it off as what should happen […]

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Some Final Thoughts on the Guns and Ammo Article- Part 3

Just a few random thoughts about the Guns and Ammo article and the response of the subscribers to the article. While I fully applaud and appreciate their response and pray for more of the same from informed citizens, it is only one issue. While it is an important issue and can reach far, it is […]

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ObamaCare Future? EU Healthcare Crisis- Healthcare Budgets Slashed, Services Cut, Long Waiting Lists

The promises of Obamacare are already wearing thin as premiums rise and tens of thousands are forcibly dumped from their individual plans. It is already becoming clear that the public was lied to as the plan that Obama claimed was not a tax was labeled a tax by the Supreme Court decision to keep it […]

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2014- The Year to Come In Pictures

Pics Gathered to Muse Upon for 2014 Snapshot of America 2014 How Times and Deceptive Images Change Give Me Liberty or……….? (Actually That Would Be $17.2 Trillion Now!) “Happiness is a Warm Socialist’ – B. Obama The Theory of Evolution? The Obama Economic Team Obamacare Begins in Earnest Why We Really Need Taxes (Hint: It’s […]

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Banking Crisis in Europe Deepens. World’s Oldest Bank in Italy in Crisis.

The world’s oldest bank and Italy’s 3rd biggest bank (Monte dei Paschi di Siena) needs to tap investors for cash to pay back the EU loan of 4.1 Billion Euros it received earlier this year after the euro debt crisis. It was forced to delay a vital 3 billion euro ($4.1 Billion) share sale to […]

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The Federal Reserve’s 100th Birthday Not a Cause for Celebration! Part 2

Now, let’s continue with the NPR Christmas tale on the Fed’s 100th anniversary. When we last left off, JP Morgan had rescued America from the panic of 1907. The yarn continues: Goldstein: One very powerful guy in particular decides this is a problem – Senator Nelson Aldrich, Republican from Rhode Island. Aldrich knows there’s something […]

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Obama Mandela Speech to Cost Taxpayers $500,000 a minute

Alex Jones posted an interesting article on InfoWars.com about the costs of the speech that Obama gave on Monday at Nelson Mandela’s funeral. As my last post noted, Mandela had clear ties to Communist organizations like the South African Communist Party. Why some of his best buds were even Communists and/or dictators like Momar Khadafi […]

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Software Piracy is Theft, Plain and Simple…..Unless You Are From the Federal Government I Guess.

Then, guess what? Someone else pays your fine of $50 million. That would be us….the tax paying public who is working for a living. According to a report from the site TorrentFreak.com: “In 2004 Apptricity signed a contract with the U.S. Army to license enterprise software that manages troop and supply movements. The deal allowed […]

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More Signs of Decline as Illegal Immigrants Line Up for More Freebies in New Jersey

Ancient empires like Rome and Greece fell into decline when certain factors grew. One of those factors, overlooked in our current day of course, was the growth of the welfare state. Fact is, when special classes are rewarded without work with special privileges the social fabric of the state or nation declines. Theft of the […]

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Fed Running Out of Options. Now Calling for More Debt Based Inflation

When an economy is based on debt like every central banking based financial system on the planet, it has been shown to eventually fail. This is a historical precedent, not a prediction. It is not a statement of prejudice towards central banking and fiat currencies, it is a historical reality that has happened to every […]

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Is the Federal Reserve Really Federal or is it Privately Held?

Every citizen should be asking that question. After all, the Federal Reserve controls the overall rate of borrowing money. They also control the issuance of currency (not money, there is a difference) and thereby the velocity and quantity of money in circulation. That has a direct impact upon the costs of our goods and the […]

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Bernanke Tapering Continuation- Admission by Fed That the U.S. Economy Is Still in Trouble.

If the economy were really doing well, as the media would have us believe, then why continue to buy $85 Billion of debt? The very obvious answer- it ain’t! Ron Paul, was interviewed recently on the issue and made this abundantly clear. He is such a breath of fresh air among an atmosphere of complete […]

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