It Pays To Pimp Pork

Pimp Pork, pork barrel
Pork, AKA pork barrel spending is a commodity in D.C. which many would consider the means of trade or heck even the implied currency of those who call inside the D.C. Beltway, home.  You guessed it, our friends in Washington barter with each other like fraternity brothers bartering over the last shot of courvoisier, only they do it with your money!  They are using ‘pork barrel’ spending...
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Coming Soon To A Doorstep Near You: Amazon Drone Droppings

Amazon Drone Droppings
Look, up in the sky, its a bird, its a plane, its a….Drone?  Yes, your eyes are not deceiving you, it is in fact, a drone hovering above looking for an ideal spot to drop off your latest Amazon purchase.  You guessed it, Bezos and Company have recently stated that they are close to achieving the technology that will enable them to deliver packages to your doorstep, via an un-manned drone.  As...
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Twitter IPO, Don’t Fall For It, Man!

Twitter IPO, investment
Let me start out by saying, I am a huge fan of Twitter and an even bigger fan of Jack Dorsey, it’s co-founder.  You see, Jack is actually from St. Louis, Missouri, where I grew up, he went to a high school which I am very familiar with, and he is wonderfully brilliant and talented.  He’s a true Renaissance Man, with a vision I believe will take the internet to places far beyond where...
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Here’s A Novel Idea, How About D.C. Move Back To Main Street?

D.C. Move Back, democracy
I was reading the book Street Smarts by Jim Rogers and he touched on an idea that I thought had fabulous upside and almost no downside.  I wanted to explore your thoughts on this revolutionary idea.  He simply said that there is no need for our Federal and State Representatives, whom I commonly refer to our friends in Washington, to have to live in the District of Columbia.  Technology today can...
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Housing | Back by Popular Demand….At Least According To The Media

Housing, real estate
I was in the Omaha Airport and saw this most recent issue of Money Magazine and it reminded me of the golden years of 2006-2007.  The very years where the media and investment pundits were pushing real estate as the investment vehicle sure to make all of us rich as thieves!  You remember these years, when housing values were skyrocketing, construction was rampant, and soccer moms were moonlighting...
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marijuana, Lifeblood Of The California Economy

Once The Smoke Clears, Will Marijuana Become The Lifeblood Of The California Economy?

California’s economy of high taxes and utterly high spending, may be causing businesses and citizens... more →