Deflation? No. Inflation.

Written by Gary North on February 27, 2015

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The media announced that the CPI was down 0.7% in January. Why? Falling oil prices. I pay little attention to the CPI. I watch the Median CPI, which is published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. It is less volatile than the CPI. The Median CPI was up 0.2% in January. Year to year, […]

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Right to Work Law . . . in Wisconsin!

Written by Gary North on February 27, 2015

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How can this be? I grew up hoping to see union power curtailed. I was a big fan of libertarian legal theorist Sylvester Petro, even before I met him at the Foundation for Economic Education in 1971. His books on illegitimate union power in the 1950’s were like oases in the desert. He was John […]

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Hyatt on Evernote: File & Find

Written by Gary North on February 27, 2015

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I have known Michael Hyatt for about 35 years. His new website on mentoring is his best project. He retired from book publishing a few years ago. Now he is getting productive. His article on how he uses Evernote is worth reading. If you have problems finding stuff, start here. Evernote is a free filing […]

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Superbug Kills 29,000 a Year

Written by Gary North on February 27, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention dropped a bombshell Wednesday, releasing a study that said 29,000 deaths were associated with the gut-dwelling super bug Clostridium difficile. The new study concluded that one out of every nine patients aged 65 or older who contracted the bacterium at a medical facility died within 30 days of […]

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The Best States for Beating the Tax Man

Written by Gary North on February 26, 2015

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MarketWatch ran an article on the states that are worst for the common man: “10 states with the worst taxes for average Americans.” The journalist ignored these horrendous tax states: California and New York. It targeted these states as the worst, beginning at the top. Washington Florida Texas South Dakota What do they have in […]

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No More Outside Ads Here!!!!

Written by Gary North on February 25, 2015

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As you can see, I have stripped off all ads. My associates and I have come to an agreement with respect to TPE. I will write it. I will fund the mailings. I get to pull the ads. I will add a link to my site, Gary North’s Specific Answers. I will add a link […]

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Sucker Homes: What $1 Million Buys

Written by Gary North on February 25, 2015

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Anyone who pays $1 million for a home had better be worth at least $5 million, and had better earn $300,000 a year. This article lets you see some real dumps in places close to San Francisco. It also lets you see some homes that would cost $250,000 where I live. People should rent in […]

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