Monthly Archives: January 2013

As firearm sales soar, Wal-Mart rations sale of ammunition

Faced with months of surging demand, Wal-Mart is rationing sales of ammunition. The nation’s largest retailer is limiting ammunition sales at its stores across the country to three boxes per customer, per day. Guns and ammunition have been flying off … Continue reading

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U.S. Trails at Least 15 OECD Countries in Median Wealth

Source: Middle Class Political Economist Source: Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Developement See!  It’s “trickle-down economics” in action! And combined with good old American exceptionalism, we can pretend we still have a middle class like Australia!  Who says there’s a … Continue reading

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All in the same day: Monday, January 28, 2013

NYC hit with huge wave of homelessness (CNN) – New York City is experiencing its largest wave of homelessness since the Great Depression. The spike started following cuts to a government rent subsidy program. Ironically, the impact of having to … Continue reading

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Compare and track economic data across all 50 States

          Yawn! With globalization and outsourcing, who cares as long as stocks are high.

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The United Corporate States of America

Source: Census Bureau:  State Government Tax Collections  My that’s a colorful poster. Thank goodness we don’t have to use a public golf course.  They’re all closed. Champagne anyone?

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The American Moocher Game is now available on Facebook!

The American Moocher Game is now available on Facebook! Confront the REAL American Moochers today! mooch  [mooch] Slang . –verb (used with object) 1. to borrow without intending to return or repay it. 2. to get or take without paying … Continue reading

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