Wall Street

Palin is good at attacking

I see that Sarah Palin has been making the rounds, pulling in huge fees and rallying the faithful – and scaring the hell out of the rest of us. At her recent speech to the Tea P ...

Progressives need logic

All you liberal progressives: Please try to use some logic re: 1. anti corporation and business, 2. anti banks, 3. anti Wall Street. It is corporations and business that provide ...

Go back home, California girls

Let’s hear it big for change! We’ve changed our national debt into something appalling, much to the delight of the Chinese who own us and collect the enormous interest on our ...

GOP should exhibit courage

Nancy Gibbs in her Nov. 9 Time Magazine essay writes, “Humility leaves room for complexity, honors honest dissent, welcomes the outlandish idea that sweeps past ideology and feed ...

Let Afghans do it themselves

The public seems to be turning against Obama’s war against the Taliban in Afghanistan. The military appears to be wanting more troops hoping for a surge type of success as in Ira ...

Corporate greed diminishes our nation’s greatness

It is not just Wall Street that is ripping off the taxpayers with big bonuses after taking bailout money. Big banks and retailers bombarded their customers week after week with lo ...

Budget solutions staring state in face

The panic in Sacramento this fall has been every bit as severe as that on Wall Street. But in a way it’s all unnecessary, because the solution to much of the state’s financial ...