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Cash for Clunkers = FAIL

Interesting article on USA Today about the “cash for clunkers” program. What did people use the program for? To upgrade their pickup trucks and SUVs. FAIL. AP reports that for 8,200 deals — the most common — buyers traded in their old Ford 150 pickups for new Ford 150 pickups. Fuel economy for the new […]

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Common Sense from Peter Schiff

The more I read, the more I like this guy. Here’s Peter Schiff in US News talking about how dumb it is for the government to be trying to create the illusion of value in the real estate market: “They are trying to maintain high home prices by keeping interest rates low. That’s how they […]

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Read the Stimulus

Our new president will likely soon sign the biggest financial swindle ever put over by the US government on its people. If you want to know where your money is going, you may want to ReadTheStimulus.org It’s searchable, too. Type in “highway” or “bridge” or whatever floats your boat and see what they’re spending money […]

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