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Sunday, November 30, 2008

Black Friday Results Show Economy Not So Bad

November 30, 2008

Black Friday 2008 Retail sales rose 3% during this supposedly “Second Great Depression” year.  It is the smallest gain in three years (retail sales declined 0.3 in 2005, an otherwise good economic year). So in spite of all the “Sky is Falling” news surrounding the economy, and in spite of hysterical drive-by media coverage over [...]

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NY Times Tries to Credit Iraq Victory to Democrats

November 30, 2008

It is no secret that the surge in Iraq has been a major success, turning what seemed to be approaching a quagmire into a victory.  The Bush administration, after many setbacks during the first four years of the war, turned it around thanks to the leadership and counter-insurgency strategy of General David Petraeus.  Now, victory [...]

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