following up

Obama said the stimulus bill will¬†create or save¬†4 million jobs. Perhaps he misspoke, but the distinction = 4 million jobs. The bill may lack earmarks, as Obama repeatedly boasted, but that doesn’t mean it’s pork-free. There are no “earmarks,” as they are usually defined, inserted by lawmakers in the bill. Still, some of the projects … Continue reading following up

the valley deepens

This should brighten your day: ASIA MARKETS TUMBLE… Nikkei sinks 11.4 pct — worst loss since ’87 crash… Seoul shares drop 9.4 pct — biggest loss in 7 yrs… Pretty soon we’ll all be blue collar slobs.