A Modest Economic Conspiracy Theory

We’re not big on conspiracy theories, except when we find one supported by the data!  It’s not simple to explain how we got there, but you may see, as I certainly did, the clear shadow of a “hidden hand” behind society-wide market...

Prepping for Fall Plus a Shop Project

Around the ranch, there are so many “Fall prepping projects” it’s hard to keep track of ’em all.  The list is extensive but not  expensive.   Which is too bad – means I won’t be able to use cost as an excuse. See if any of these...

Happy MUND! (Mostly Useless News Day)

As you may know, I set up and operate a website that simply reposts headlines (including breaking and financial) onto a “clean” website with no ads so  Nostracodeus project whizGrady has something he can use as “clean source” when dialing-in...

Is Trump Playing Alinsky on the Fraud Squad?

It’s becoming almost laughable watching fraud squad attempts to take down Trump.  How does he stay ahead of the game?  With the wild-eyed left painting him with every pejorative in the limited hot-button vocabulary of radicals? Our military affairs contributor ...

Right Now the Fed Matters

Political distractions aside, the real news is under the surface this week. As the market claws its way higher, we are looking at much of the same data the Fed uses and coming to some interesting conclusions.  As a result, our normal “focus” piece...

Forget Trump: Retail #’s and Trade Matter

Once again this morning, the lost souls of the Mainstream Media (LSMSM) are showing how disconnected from reality they remain.  After 2-1/2 years of no collusion, I can’t blame Trump for being pissed with Destructors whose only goal is to seize power in a phony...

Other than Political Distractions? Try These…

Forget the BS the MSM is putting out today.  There’s no election is sight and the news cycles are dominated by either Tropical Leftover Barry stories or the ongoing political absurdity that will drive any rational person to grab the remote.  Reruns of The Nanny...

Sustainable–At the End of the World

No hype and no BS:  If the lights went out today, How long would you live?  I know, summer weekend and it’s not so bad, provided you don’t live down by the Gulf with Barry rolling in.If there’s one semi-regular pattern to highly successful...

The History of RV’s, A/C ‘Shop Notes’

This time of the year, millions of Americans take some time off.  One of the most popular ways to do this is by taking a ‘recreational vehicle’ and going somewhere.  But few people realize that to a large extent, RV’s had theirs roots in the original...

Rreality-Checking Some News

With Dow futures up almost another hunsky before the open, the economic news is not so interesting as the “wave of the mob” so let’s till that ground for breakfast… Wrong picture, Drudge:  Today’s DrudgeReport shamefully puts up a picture...