Monthly Archives: September 2008


For those Christians unfamiliar with Meribah, that’s why Joshua and not Moses lead the ancient Israelis into the promised land. Joshua should be a more familiar name among the Christian folk since that is the more acccurate translation of the name for someone called Jesus. Anyway, everyone can take it as their own eyes see fit, but it is with good and my best intentions that I point this out.

I Was Thinking

I probably should be blogging more, but I’ve got two women on my ass that think that I probably should be blogging more later. I blame it on the intertubes.

Now they agree that I wasn’t raised that way.

The Way I See It

Meribah duly noted, you guys owe me 68 cents.

Nancy Beats Up Republicans

and that little piggy went weee weee weee weee all the way home.

Where Did That Number Come From?

Fed Injects Additional $630 Billion Into Financial System to Stoke Lending

Sept. 29 (Bloomberg) — The Federal Reserve will pump an additional $630 billion into the global financial system, flooding banks with cash to alleviate the worst banking crisis since the Great Depression.

The FED’s numerology.

Another black swan of convenience.

The Big Gamble

Putting country first Republicans and blue dogs risk taking the heat for the lack of grease in the machine.

How’s that looking six weeks from now?

Paul Ryan, a Republican representative from Wisconsin, said: “We’re all worried about losing our jobs.

Reckon so.

That Was Decent Change

Bailout Going Down in House?

The Dow was down moments ago by nearly 700 points with the voting underway in the House on the bailout package but passage looking tough.

Dow bounced back from its freefall, down only 500 points or so now. House vote stands at 206 Yea, 227 Nay, with voting still open.

You can count on it.

Force 10 From Who’d Have Known

Have you seen that confounded bridge?

Stephen Moore was right.