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Dependent and afraid is no way to live. What are you doing about it?

Dependent and afraid is no way to live. What are you doing about it?

Stanley Thornton lives in California.  He’s a morbidly obese 30 year old who acts like a baby.  I don’t mean he’s a grown up who sometimes acts immature.  No, Stanley… Read more »

“Welcome to Costco… I love you”

“Welcome to Costco… I love you”

That and “Welcome to AOL Time Warner Taco Bell US Government Long Distance” are two of the many memorable lines in one of the most subversive, disturbing and bleakly hilarious… Read more »

Ethics Commission?

Ethics Commission?

If the headline doesn’t sound strange it should! I was dropping my daughter off at school today and I heard on the news that Andrew Cuomo signed into law “The… Read more »

Know thyself, know thy investments

Know thyself, know thy investments

My lovely wife, who is probably one of the best natural entrepreneurs I know, recently started a school here in Panama.  She and one of her closest friends from Colombia… Read more »

Flex your self reliance muscles

Flex your self reliance muscles

Yesterday was bad… No question about it. The best line of the day award goes to James Howard Kunstler who wrote that trying to navigate yesterday’s markets was the same… Read more »

U.S. loses AAA credit rating

U.S. loses AAA credit rating

Thoroughly depressing, but the writing was on the wall.  If there was ever any doubt that the Fed wouldn’t institute QE3, this puts that to rest. Here’s one scenario of… Read more »

Parasite nation

Parasite nation

Now that the political theater of the debt ceiling debate is behind us, we can all breathe a sigh of relief, wipe our brows, pull up our suspenders and get… Read more »

The NEW party!

The NEW party!

  For anyone out there who has not yet diversified out of the US dollar or who has not bought gold your chance is coming soon. This chaos over raising the debt… Read more »

Ron Paul: “The gluttonous appetite of a free lunch”

Ron Paul: “The gluttonous appetite of a free lunch”

Ron Paul warns of the consequences of such in the video below as well as what we can do about it.  Worth your five minutes. Tweet

Six steps to self-reliance, Part 5 – Open a foreign bank account

Six steps to self-reliance, Part 5 – Open a foreign bank account

Hey kids… I’m up in Washington DC for business this week. It’s 4:30 am, can’t sleep, and it’s like a freakin’ furnace here in George Clinton’s Chocolate City. The politics… Read more »

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