Monthly Archives: January 2017

Americans Deserve Obamacare

Most Americans either don’t know the difference between healthcare and health insurance or they are too mentally lazy to make the distinction. A population this ignorant is not going to get a good deal because they are so easy to … Continue reading

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The Cause of the Depression

The United States is actually in an economic depression. It started in 2008. Why does it not seem like a depression? Suppose a private citizen had a job that paid $100,000 per year, suddenly got fired and couldn’t find a … Continue reading

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How Trump Got to be President

First let me say, with Fantasy Free Economics no one gets to wear a halo. The president is not held in awe. The president gets no respect. No respect is needed in research. The president is not worshiped. The president … Continue reading

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Why Fake News Exists

I say from time to time the reason for almost anything can be explained in one sentence. Why do we have fake news? This is it. “Tell me where a man gets his corn pone and I’ll tell you what … Continue reading

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Why I Tell The Truth

I wish I could say that I am inspired by God to be honest. I would like to say I tell the truth for the good of mankind and want nothing but good for the world. I could pretend to … Continue reading

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Definition of Economics

As the year begins I am shortening my definition of economics. The one that has been on the sidebar is fine but there is no point in keeping it if I can say the same thing in fewer words. Economics … Continue reading

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The Economics of Uncle Remus

At about 2:14 of the video, Uncle Remus casually adds “Takin’ and leavin’ is the way of the world.” Understand this one verse out of this Uncle Remus store and you will already understand economics better than the countless professors … Continue reading

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Stock Market’s First Day 2017

My best estimate is that January 3 will begin with a sell off. Reasoning will be that our economic situation is so dire that higher prices are not possible. Don’t forget that any money you have available to lose, you … Continue reading

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