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Month: September 2008

The Dave Ramsey Plan

The Dave Ramsey Plan Years of bad decisions and stupid mistakes have created an economic nightmare in this country, but $700 billion in new debt is not the answer. As a tax-paying American citizen, I will not support any congressperson who votes to implement such a policy. Instead, I submit the following three steps: Common […]

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Darrell Castle: Something Wicked This Way Comes

SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES by Darrell L. Castle Constitution Party 2008 Vice Presidential Candidate Laws, originally evolving out of the New Deal legislation written in response to the great depression, once protected the American financial system. Starting in the 1990’s, in response to intense lobbying efforts by the financial industry, those laws were stripped […]

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McCain Urges Treasury to Act Without Legislation on Bailout

Republican Presidential candidate John McCain “Speaking on morning television, the Arizonan urges the Treasury Department to address the economic crisis on its own by buying $1 trillion in mortgages and tapping its exchange stabilization fund. Also backs raising the FDIC insurance cap to $250,000.” http://thepage.time.com/2008/09/30/“i’m-not-going-to-parse-every-answer”/ So, in other words, Congress failed to pass an unconstitutional […]

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Potty Mouth

As you guys know, we’ve been working on potty training Mikey.  Currently, we are using a potty chart and each time Mikey uses the potty, he puts a sticker on it.  He gets rewards based on the number of times, although recently, every time he goes, he gets a little mini bag of M&Ms.  A […]

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WaMu failed

The largest banking failure in US history happened a few hours ago when the Office of Thift Supervision took control of the Bank.  J.P. Morgan Chase purchased the banking assets for $1.9 billion dollars.  To quote the AP: “One positive is that the sale of WaMu’s assets to JPMorgan Chase prevents the thrift’s collapse from […]

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Missing comments

Somehow, a ton of comments disappeared off Mike’s World News.  I had to restore from backup from a few days ago to get them back, but some of the more recent ones may be missing.  Sorry for anyone who’s comment is missing.

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Update on "One Angry Democrat"

In February of 2007, I wrote about a conversation that I had with “One Angry Democrat“. I went over to her house again today. Surprise, surprise, she is voting for John McCain. She doesn’t trust Barack Obama. Of course, I told her that I am supporting Chuck Baldwin, because he is actually planning on following […]

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John McCain's campaign suspension

Its all over the news today, Republican Presidential candidate John McCain has suspended his presidential campaign.  This means no TV ads, no fundraising, no campaign appearances and no debates.  He has headed back to Washington, DC to work on the “urgent” economic issues at hand.  Afterwards, he plans on resuming his campaign.  I was listening […]

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John McCain's campaign suspension

Its all over the news today, Republican Presidential candidate John McCain has suspended his presidential campaign.  This means no TV ads, no fundraising, no campaign appearances and no debates.  He has headed back to Washington, DC to work on the “urgent” economic issues at hand.  Afterwards, he plans on resuming his campaign.  I was listening […]

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