The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing -- Edmund Burke
Thursday, December 11, 2008
Former NASDAQ Chairman charged with securities fraud in what prosecutors called a Ponzi scheme -could involve losses of more than $50 billion.
While the 3 Stooges Coalition was pouring gas on the fire, seniors were getting burned on their RRIF's
"What is the grip the Grits hold over so much of our aging punditocracy, anyway, since these days the Liberals most resemble a company heading for bankruptcy -- poorly run, in debt, on their third CEO in five years and unable to survive without publicly-funded bailouts? "
"The city's poor taxpaying "schleppers" can take it on the chin for all King David cares -- as long as they cough up their creative taxes and what will likely be another 4% property tax hike next year to fund his special projects.
Judith Andrews, Ontario v-p of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, said the majority of their Ontario members feel showing restraint is the best alternative during a recession, not spending more.
She added the last person who said it was wise to spend out of a recession was former NDP premier Bob Rae, who left the province deeply mired in debt.
"It's just a disaster ... you end up with huge debt loads," she said. "You're making our grandchildren pay for it ... it just doesn't make sense."
....like going after legitimate gun clubs rather than the real culprits- gangs or going after coffee cup lids rather than salting the roads in a timely manner.