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Please do not photograph Obama’s wreck at the side of the road

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 7:30pm

Solyndra’s LEED certified 400,000+ sq ft. facility in Fremont, California, has been for sale since mid-April.

Reader Ann was driving by the building today, and just couldn’t help but snap a photo:

Update:  Thanks to commenter Liberty Jane for clarifying the image:

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The Obama Great Failed Recovery

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 1:00pm

What is known in the media and Obama campaign speak as The Worst Recession Since The Great Depression, or The Great Recession, is Obama’s excuse for everything.

It’s Bush’s fault, Obama inherited all our problems, etc.

The Bush Great Recession is Obama’s pass to pass the buck.

So keep in mind, and repeat endlessly through November...

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Starting to count the price of defending Bain

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 12:58pm

This was read by Rush Limbaugh on air today.

Romney likens work at Bain Capital to Obama’s auto industry bailout:

“In the general election I’ll be pointing out that the president took the reins at General Motors and Chrysler – closed factories, closed dealerships laid off thousands and thousands of workers – he...

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Selling out capitalism in the defense of Romney and Bain

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 8:38am

We don’t know all of the details of how Bain conducted its business under Mitt Romney, but we do know that in at least several instances the conduct was to squeeze out cash while leaving behind a failed company.  In many other instances Bain helped companies to grow.

In a capitalist system,...

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Another Obama Counter-Indicator

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 4:00pm

The more Obama pushes class warfare, the more people reject class warfare.  That’s certainly not what I expected.

It’s the counter-indicator effect.  If he’s for it, the opposite will happen.  Perhaps he should announce an Unemployment Plan instead of a Jobs Plan.

It’s another one of those Obama paradoxes, like the Catch-2012.

From Gallup:

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American Airlines does what GM and Chrysler should have done

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 8:44am

Obama saved GM and Chrysler, Obama saved GM and Chrysler.  Republicans wanted the companies to die quickly.  That’s pretty much a central Democratic Party talking point this election cycle.

Of course, it’s complete nonsense.  GM and Chrysler were “saved” by Obama with a bailout to preserve the position of auto unions.  The companies...

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It’s all going according to plan

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2011 at 1:15pm

Detroit becomes Central Falls.

Can you say “bailout”?  (h/t reader Thomas)


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“It is with regret and unflinching moral certainty …”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 18, 2011 at 10:15am

that Ann Barnhardt issued the following statement (emphasis in original)(h/t reader Charles):

Dear Clients, Industry Colleagues and Friends of Barnhardt Capital Management,

It is with regret and unflinching moral certainty that I announce that Barnhardt Capital Management has ceased operations. After six years of operating as an independent introducing brokerage, and eight years of...

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Not the Chinese century, unless we want it to be

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 1:17pm

I’ve posted before about the Chinese real estate bubble, and what will happen when this bubble bursts.

Rather than worshipping the Chinese economy like Obama does (high speed trains anyone?), we should be recognizing that the Chinese model, like the Soviet model, is artificial and contrived.  There is only so much that...

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Obama “Jobs Bill” Headline of the Day

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 5:30pm

Reid blocks attempt by McConnell to vote on president’s jobs bill

Do you need to know anything else?  If so, the article is here.

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Dodd-Frank should have made everything free, including lunch

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 6:26pm

The government should have just taken over the banking sector, so we could avoid things like this, The End Of Free Checking?

On Sat., Oct. 1, new regulations from the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul go into effect on debit cards. Specifically, they impose price controls on “interchange fees,” the fees that banks and...

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Sorry Ted, you can’t “talk our President down off of this rhetoric”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 4:57pm

Self-made millonaire or billionaire, and now most hated person at Firedoglake, Ted Leonsis wants Obama to stop with the class warfare:

Someone needs to talk our President down...

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What’s past is present: “This whole thing is the biggest fairy tale I’ve ever seen.”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 2:19pm

Figures.

I was on the bus this morning heading back to Ithaca from my Tea Party talk at the Cornell Club in NYC when I spotted on my PDA a post by Ed Morrissey about an AP Fact Check debunking Obama’s claim that secretaries pay higher taxes than millionaires and billionaires.

The millionaires and billionaires...

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Maybe they all will break out in song during Obama’s speech, on a Gibson guitar

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 5:41pm

I wonder if he will get a shout out during the speech:

Henry Juszkiewicz, the CEO of Gibson Guitar, will attend President Obama’s address to Congress on Thursday as a guest of Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.).

Federal agents raided Gibson factories in Tennessee last month as part an investigation into whether its wood...

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