Tag Archives: American Dream

And, you are surprised?

No Gravatar

We spoke yesterday (Brother, can you spare a dime?) about the sad situation that pertains in the US economy.  That even though the economy is supposedly limping along, businesses are husbanding cash and not investing in new technology and machines.  And, then complain that productivity is not increasing.

Continue reading And, you are surprised?

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter

signature
Share

An important anniversary

No Gravatar

Do you know what yesterday was?   It was the 200th anniversary of the penning of our national anthem.  Yup.  Around 9 AM on morning of the 14th of September 1814, just when the sun was coming up, Francis Scott Key saw the raising of the 15 stars and stripes up the Fort McHenry (Baltimore, MD) flagpole.

Continue reading An important anniversary

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter

signature
Share