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That Necessary Socialism

Economically I’d describe myself as a capitalist with a touch of socialism. If anyone is actually honest and knows what they are talking about that is also an accurate description of the American economy. In the following paragraphs I’ll apply it to a current challenge facing America.

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Tolerate But Don’t Trust

We all know the adage about counting chickens when they are still eggs. That is how I’m operating on Build Back Better 2.0; better known as the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022.

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Little Coverage; Big Deal!

Days of the week seem to mean nothing to my writing lately. The theme of Sunday’s article is usually the biggest American political story of the week just ended. This week it was the biggest outrage and in fact became a two-parter continuing into Monday. That Monday happened to be a national holiday and the appropriate theme ended up being discarded. Today is Tuesday and I’m finally getting around to the biggest American political story of the preceding week. To further complicate things you can make a case that none of it was actually political and much of it didn’t even happen in North America let alone the United States. My set up may be confusing but I assure you the article is worth reading; please do.

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Did You Hear The One About …?

Sometimes it seems like the Trump administration is one big joke. I simply cannot cover all the stories worthy of coverage.  It’s like a bunch of guys sitting in a bar swapping jokes.  After a bit every joke is prefaced by the phrase “Did you hear the one about…?”  Let’s explore. Continue reading Did You Hear The One About …?

Taxing Days

Today is the day that our income taxes normally would be due, or at least due to be filed. This year that is changed due to the coronavirus. However, life under Trump is still very taxing and along with one shout out to a group of American patriots I will ramble about that for a few hundred words. Let’s explore. Continue reading Taxing Days