Thursday, October 19, 2017

As Venezuela Sinks into Financial Crisis, So Does Cuba

What happens when you run out of other people's money?

Will It Take an Economic Collapse to Fix Things?

Those who follow CNBC for economic insight and advice should stop reading at this point. Your brain has been addled by listening to people dumb enough to pretend they know what they are talking about.

US Restaurant Industry Has Its Worst Run Since 2009

Retail and restaurants are falling apart. Where is the economic growth going to come from?

Republicans Increasingly Walking Away From Low Tax Policies

No, there isn't really much of a difference between the two parties anymore.

Illinois Enters Third Year Without a Budget

Wonder why this seems to only happen in blue states.

Scammer Behind Phony Bahamas “Music Festival” Arrested, Faces Fraud Charges

How did this guy not expect to get arrested after he scammed all these people?

Seattle Forces a New Study After Results Show $15/HR Wage Screws Workers

Kshama Sawant, a third rate economics professor at a crappy community college had her avowed socialist pet issue blow up in her face when...

Fear Grows of Debt Crisis in All US Territories After Puerto Rico Defaults

Our inability to manage territorial debt crises portends bad things for state debt crises

The Retail Crash is Causing the Next Great Surge of Job Losses

The last thing America needs is another giant unemployment spike.

Chicago’s Taxi Industry May Be Near Total Collapse

The culprits are both Uber and a corrupt city government.