The Sicilian is strong in this one

Went to the rifle range today with a friend, only my 2nd time ever and the first time in 30 years and I discovered two things: 1. My eyes may be going but they're still pretty good. 2. Give me a shotgun and no clay pigeon has a chance. The 2nd no doubt is simply … Continue reading The Sicilian is strong in this one

I’m sure those job losses were “unexpected”

At least they will be to the MSM Borders Group Inc. said it would liquidate after the second-largest U.S. bookstore chain failed to receive any offers to save it. Borders, which employs about 10,700 people, scrapped a bankruptcy-court auction scheduled for Tuesday amid the dearth of bids. It said it would ask a judge Thursday … Continue reading I’m sure those job losses were “unexpected”

Did Rudy just deak the Democratic Senate?

One of the principles in any kind of game or warfare is to, whenever possible, convince your opponents of something that isn't true. A few days ago Rudy Giuliani (who has as much chance of getting the GOP nomination as I have) advised the GOP to avoid the topic of "Gay" Marriage "I think it's … Continue reading Did Rudy just deak the Democratic Senate?

State surpluses not “Unexpected”?

There has been a running gag on the right that every time bad economic news comes out the MSM prefaces the results with the word: "unexpectedly" For example: U.S. Consumer Confidence Unexpectedly Declines to 63.8 From 71.5 in Index Asian Stocks fell as U.S. Unemployment unexpectedly increased New York Area Manufacturing Unexpectedly Shrank in July … Continue reading State surpluses not “Unexpected”?