Oil…Therefore Gas prices continue downward….

…..when the Wall Street Journal does a piece on the lamenting of some rich guys who are losing money while I can fill my SUV’s tank for $30 instead of $50?…..

I can just smile….

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The US economy climbs…The Eurozone does NOT….

In a depressed economy, however, a balanced-budget fetish and a hard-money obsession are deeply irresponsible. Not only do they hurt the economy in the short run, they can — and in Europe, have — inflict long-run harm, damaging the economy’s potential and driving it into a deflationary trap that’s very hard to escape.

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The fighting in the Ukraine renews in intensity….

The renewed fighting has dashed any hopes of reinvigorating a cease-fire signed in September and honored more in name than in fact since then. It has also put to rest the notion that Russia’s president, Vladimir V. Putin, would be so staggered by the twin blows of Western sanctions and a collapse in oil prices that he would forsake the separatists in order to foster better relations with the West….

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Breaking …NYC Mayor cautions citizens to stay off roads…School’s Open Monday Probably closed Tuesday….

New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio has gone on the media to caution that the City of New York could get up to two feet of snow….Up to three feet on Monday , Jan 26 thru Tuesday Jan 27…..

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The 2016 GOP Presidential Contenders as of January 2015…My Name Is Jack

Romney…Still can’t figure out how talking about poverty and Income inequality jibes with whispers that he intends to run to Jebs “right…”

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Hillary and Obama camps get ready for her run….

One question is what Obama can do to help Clinton — or whoever turns out to be the Democratic nominee — to win.

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The “Iowa Freedom Summit” … Showcase for the Republican 2016 second tier….

With the first-in-the-nation presidential caucuses now a year away, Saturday’s “Iowa Freedom Summit” kicked off the 2016 season in earnest, as a long line of presidential hopefuls made their case to some of the most influential voters in the nation…..

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Jeb Bush won’t back down on Immigration Reform and Common Core…Is he on to something?

If you look closely folks?

The two top guys that are ‘thinking’ of running for President from the Republican side are talking PAST the GOP primary season…

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Kamal Harris Strongly leads the California US Senate Race…Poll

California Democrat Kamala Harris has a wide lead over other potential Democratic candidates in a primary to replace Sen. Barbara Boxer, according to the results of an internal poll obtained by

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2016 GOP Presidential Sweepstakes…’The Donald’ Trump?

Trump said he should be in the White House right now……

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The White House wants tighter oversight of Brokers 401(k) actions…

“Consumer protections for investment advice in the retail and small-plan markets are inadequate,”

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A German Victory for Men’s Right to Pee Standing Up

A judge in the German city of Duesseldorf ruled in favor of a man suing his landlord for a full refund of his security deposit, which had been partially withheld because the marble floor of the tenant’s bathroom had been damaged by uric acid, presumably from the errant urine of an upright person relieving himself…..

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Palin: “America has had enough of seeing that sign on the Oval Office door saying, ‘No Girls Allowed.’ I know that.”

“We definitely had enough of seeing that — America has had enough of seeing that — sign on the Oval Office door saying, ‘No Girls Allowed.’ I know that.”

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The 2016 Democratic Presidential Convention to be held the week of July 25…..

The July date is two months earlier than Democrats’ 2012 convention, but it sets the Democrats up to immediately follow the GOP’s festivities, which are planned for July 18-21 in Cleveland, Ohio.

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New education standards emphasize technical skills…Not Learning….

Now I’m a veteran English teacher, reflecting on what’s slowly changed at the typical American public high school—and the word wisdom keeps haunting me. I don’t teach it as much anymore, and I wonder who is.

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Republican 2016 Presidential nomination update…..Walker…Rubio…Kasich

Walker Hires Top Iowa Strategist The team that is building Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s political organization for a possible presidential campaign has brought on a GOP strategist with Iowa ties, the Des Moines Register reports. David Polyansky, “a Texan who …

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