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Nobody knows nuthin'
on the budget and national debt
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Treasury bonds are on course to become "junk" by
Six ways the U.S.
escape its national debt.
How much is a trillion dollars of debt ... in the
you will pay for it?
on practical econ
Perhaps the US mail should be managed by the Fruit Growers of America?
Save the Earth. Grow the economy. Faster! Faster!
Sweden versus Democrats on vouchers for public schools
Can nationalized health care reduce cost in the US? What does
Rising health care costs are
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The real reason why health care costs keep going up.
on Social Security
The beauty of Social Security, by Paul Samuelson.
What would FDR think of today's Social Security?
Who will want to renege on the Social Security trust fund bonds in the 2020s?
What real economists said Social Security is a Ponzi game?
Can economic growth head off the coming Medicare/Social Security entitlement funding crisis?
Uncle Jay explains...
Blogs I actually read...
Capital Gains & Games
especially for the financial crisis:
Economics of Contempt
John Henke at The Next Right
Tax Policy Center
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because I'm the thinkin' type of beer drinkin' sports fan
Advanced NFL Stats
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Wages of Wins
Thursday, October 28, 2004
Electoral college fun
Democratic electors vote for Republican John McCain. Republican electors counter by voting for Howard Dean. This would make an election worth seeing!
Read all about it.
posted at 9:25 PM