Tag Archives: Great Recession of 2008

LIE AFTER LIE AFTER LIE AFTER LIE AFTER LIE AFTER LIE AFTER LIE…

Aug. 4, 2016  By Jack Jodell.   We have all known liars in our lives. I knew a few in school I would unhesitatingly refer to as chronic liars. They would overemphasize, distort, misinterpret, and fabricate so many falsehoods that … Continue reading

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VICTIMS…AND VICTIMIZERS!

Dec. 24, 2014  By Jack Jodell. As I look out over the dark, freshly slush-covered streets this Christmas Eve night, I feel many mixed emotions. I am pondering the millions of innocent victims whose lives were either stolen from them … Continue reading

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HOW TO SPOT A PROGRESSIVE IN A POLITICAL AD!

Sept. 25, 2014  By Jack Jodell.    With the next crucial election only about  six weeks away, and with radio and television already starting to fill up with noxious lying political ads, it is vitally important that voters NOT  be … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ON BANKERS FROM THOSE WISER THAN I!

June 14, 2014  By Jack Jodell. It really galls me to think of how greedy Wall Street bankers nearly plunged the entire world into another Great Depression in 2008. Even MORE galling, though, is the thought that NONE of these … Continue reading

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DANGEROUS DELUSIONS OF GRANDEUR!

June 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. According to the Encyclopedia of Psychology, a “delusion of grandeur is the fixed, false belief that one possesses superior qualities such as genius, fame, omnipotence, or wealth. It is most often a symptom of … Continue reading

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“ALL THE PRESIDENTS’ BANKERS” – A NEW MUST-READ!

May 9, 2014  By Jack Jodell. I have just begun a new book that I am finding incredibly interesting. I would like to recommend to all who are as disgusted with the Wall Street banking industry as I am. It is called … Continue reading

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“TRICKLE DOWN” DOESN’T!

Apr. 2, 2014  By Jack Jodell. Paul Rosenberg recently published an excellent article in AlterNet called “The Sociopathic 1%” which showed how ridiculously flawed current reactionary Republican economic ideas really are. It exposes what this blogger has known all along: that … Continue reading

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