So, the stock market is trading at record levels. Unemployment is at record lows. What could possibly go wrong? How about an economic collapse worse than the 2007 – 2009 S&P 500 50% decline. Why do I have such a pessimistic outlook when everything looks so rosy? Let’s just say I’ve seen this … [Read more...] about The coming economic storm
Over the past several months I have seen a number of interesting polls that paint a bleak picture of this country. I'd like to share a few of them. I'll start with some amazing statistics concerning reading habits. You can find the complete survey here. Total percentage of U.S. families who did not … [Read more...] about The Problem With America
These are the best films, books, and documentaries that I have read, listened to, and watched in 2016. I haven't been able to review everything on the list. Where I do have a review, you can read the full review by selecting the link. Best Nonfiction Film's of 2016 Sully - Directed by Clint … [Read more...] about Best of Everything Nonfiction for 2016
The reviews for this film have been phenomenal. Best film of the year! Magical! A masterpiece! Thought provoking? My reaction - WTF? Now I know this film is based on a book, and I have not read the book. I'm sure that the book explains things better than this film. But as a standalone film, this … [Read more...] about Am I the only one who didn’t get Arrival?
I admit it. I was scammed. I am a fairly savvy Internet user. People are trying to scam me all day long with emails, blog comments, Facebook ads, etc. I can usually spot them right away and send them to the garbage bin. Yet I let myself be scammed. So here's how the scam works. I needed to renew my … [Read more...] about The DMV scam
Review of Collision Course by Alvin Moscow Rating **** The appeal of disaster stories lies in the details of the how and why but also in learning about the people who are affected. Who was at fault? What steps could have been taken to avert tragedy? What were the consequences? Alvin Moscow … [Read more...] about Review of Collision Course