Category Archives: porkulus

Obama’s "Investments"

For almost five years now, President Obama has been making the argument that government “investments” in infrastructure are crucial to economic recovery. “Now we used to have the best infrastructure in the world here in America,” the president lamented in … Continue reading

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Obama’s Stimulus Myth

Parisian-Viennese (i.e. Sorbonne to Vienna, VA) economist V. de Rugy wrote this excellent note on the failure of Obamanomics, fashioned by chief ENRON economic advisor Paul Krugman.  If you cannot manage to read Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged,” Ludwig von Mises’ … Continue reading

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United States unemployment map

http://cohort11.americanobserver.net/latoyaegwuekwe/multimediafinal.html

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