I love it. An article in the National Post by economist Herbert Grubel (a senior fellow at the Fraser Institute and educator at the Chicago School) calls for Canadian politicians to “fix the loonie“. I wonder: has Mr. Grubel not seen the equivalent of the charts that were posted earlier? Does he really take Canadians to be that stupid? Please. Stop already. Tying our currency […]
We’re being told by the Harpies that opposition parties – if we were stoopid enough to elect the Liberals or the NDP – would spend like crazy and increase our level of debt. Here’s just one of the empty threats from Steve. Duh! If you’ve ever read an unbiased economics textbook, that’s what you do when you’re about to head into a recession. What you […]
This is a great introduction to the issue surrounding Canada’s economic state: http://canadiandimension.com/articles/2008/01/11/1526/ However, I don’t feel like they went far enough in creating a “rally cry” concerning what we need to do. Conservatives have tax cuts, guns and more prisons that form the central core of people of the Right, regardless of nationality. What we need is our own playbook. The word ‘manifesto’ is […]
This article really shouldn’t come as a surprise. Not when there’s money to be made. This is a very slow site (likely due to unforeseen millions of instant pageviews), but worth it once it loads: http://www.publicintegrity.org/WarCard/ Here’s another link with a synopsis: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080123/ap_on_go_pr_wh/misinformation_study Unfortunately for all of us, the s**t is hitting the fan now in the form of "market correction".