The Coming De Facto Secessions

“DECADES IN THE MAKING” by Don Fredrick, ©2012, blogging at Colony14 (Nov. 16, 2012) — After the November 6 election, petitions were added to the White House web site asking for “Obama’s permission” to secede. There are now 50 such petitions, one for each state, and some have more than the 25,000 “signatures.” They are […]

Independent Company Drops U.S. Credit Rating

WAS “AA+;” NOW “AA” by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 8, 2012) — On Thursday, Egan-Jones Ratings Company downgraded the U.S. credit rating from “AA+” to “AA.”  Egan-Jones describes itself as “small, nimble, and very proud of our history of accuracy and value-added performance.” Fox Business describes Egan-Jones as “among the major rating firms.”  The company’s president, […]