Has Obama Created More Jobs Than Bush Yet?

:: Card Stacking :: MythBuster III: Rational or Ridiculous? – By: Larry Walker, Jr. – Card stacking, or selective omission, is one of the seven propaganda techniques identified by the Institute for Propaganda Analysis. It involves only presenting information that is positive to an idea or proposal and omitting information contrary to it. Card stacking … Continue reading Has Obama Created More Jobs Than Bush Yet?

High Gasoline Prices and the 2012 Recession, Part II

Artificial Demand :: “Real demand is not artificial. We should resist as much as possible the notion of providing things that are not actually demanded by anyone.” ~ American Consensus – By: Larry Walker, Jr. – The price of any product or service is normally determined by two variables, supply and demand. In economics, prices … Continue reading High Gasoline Prices and the 2012 Recession, Part II

Krugman’s Anti-Austerity Madness

Kicking Common Sense Down the Road – By: Larry Walker, Jr. – When one of today’s most brilliant liberal economists recently mentioned the European fiscal crisis, he said, “Spain is suffering the hangover from a huge housing bubble, which caused both an economic boom and a period of inflation that left Spanish industry uncompetitive with … Continue reading Krugman’s Anti-Austerity Madness

Has Obama’s Loot-and-Plunder Theory Worked?

A 50-Year Retrospective – By: Larry Walker, Jr. – “Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” ~ Winston Churchill :: Discussing his economic policies at a fundraiser in Oakland, California on July 23rd, Barack Obama, told supporters that, … Continue reading Has Obama’s Loot-and-Plunder Theory Worked?

Talk about Fairy Dust and Snake Oil!

:: Obama’s Loot-and-Plunder Theory on Social Benefits – By: Larry Walker, Jr.- Under Barack Obama’s economic theory, better known as Loot-and-Plunder Economics, income tax rates will necessarily skyrocket, perhaps by as much as 50% across-the-board. If you don’t believe it, just look at the facts and figures. For example, as of FY 2011, annual outlays … Continue reading Talk about Fairy Dust and Snake Oil!