Thankfully, our long national nightmare is over:
Mitt Romney apologized on Thursday morning for pranks he helped orchestrate in high school that he said “might have gone too far,” including an incident in which he pinned down a fellow student and cut his hair.
The presumptive Republican presidential nominee was responding to an article published a few hours earlier by The Washington Post documenting the episode with first-hand accounts from Romney’s classmates.
“Back in high school, I did [...]
The United States imports 20 million barrels of oil PER DAY or 1 BILLION barrels every 50 days !!
The U.S. trade deficit is now nearly $1 trillion dollars per year, which accumulates year by year. Of this $1 trillion dollar yearly trade deficit, $600 billion is caused by the importation of oil into the U.S.
This fact has been largely absent during recent political discussions about [...]
Remember we defaulted on the dollar and had to leave the Bretton Woods policy in 1971. We had 40 years of democratic control of the House where the legislation (along with the Senate, also controlled by the democrats for all but six of those 40 years) that caused the problems we have today was passed and signed by Presidents of both parties. By the 1994 “revolution” we were already past [...]