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The True American Achilles Heel

oldnjal Wrote: Apr 18, 2012 7:13 AM
As to Buffet donating all his money, as Payne suggests: First of all, it would solve nothing, as we are spending 4 billion more, daily, than we are bringing in, and Buffet cannot save us. Secondly, Buffet has lawyers hired to fight paying taxes owed by one of his companies. I think it is about 6 billion, but am unsure. Not an honest man. Easy to see why our community organizer gravitates to him.
oldnjal Wrote: Apr 18, 2012 7:17 AM
And, believe it or not, for several years, after the 'Bush tax cuts' were allowed, the actual revenue flow into the US treasury was the highest, ever.
Get someone into office that will get us all a chance to work and make it uncomfortable to be a willful parasite.

Once again I think market watchers missed the most important news of the day yesterday, because it's the most important news of the millennium and the true American Achilles heel. The Empire State Report was chocked with a lot of useful data on prices, employment and demand.

The supplemental report is what shocked and disappointed me most. The headline was ominous: Firms Cite Increased Difficulty Finding Workers with Math and Computer Skills.

It's really amazing there could be this much trouble finding competent workers. Showing up for work on time and being reliable were things in past generations that were...