all this money being pumped by the Fed into the economy, rates at zero, yet most folks cannot get a loan nor credit...
but the stock market is up! and it is all based on sound fundamentals.
recovery after seven years of hardcore emergency QE = 6000 more store closing...
SOUNDS JUST PEACHY KEEN TO ME!
A Republican state legislator in North Dakota who votes against expanding legal protection for gays has been caught sending a naked photo of his genitals on the gay-dating app Grindr. After the Forum in Fargo newspaper exposed him, state Rep. Randy Boehning, 49, admitted that he is gay and offered this explanation for sending the photo: "That's what gay guys do on gay sites, don't they? That's how things happen on Grindr. It's a gay chat site." read more
A Florida sheriff's deputy has been fired after an investigation showed that he ignored a 911 call from a woman having a heart attack so that he could finish his pizza lunch. An Internal Affairs report showed that deputy Yvan Fernandez acknowledged the emergency call from dispatch before returning to his pizza, even though he was not on an official meal break. He reportedly went back to eating his lunch before passing off the call to another deputy 30 minutes later. Gwendolyn Minnis, 48, was unconscious when police finally arrived and later died. "Could we have saved this lady? I'll never be able to answer that question," Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott said. read more
The National Park Service and the Secret Service plan to add spikes atop the White House fence. The spikes, described to CBS News as "pencil protrusions," are intended as a temporary "anti-climb measure," an NPS spokesperson said. "We are working with our partners to develop, as quickly as possible, both interim and long-term solutions that meet today's security needs while respecting the historic setting and significance of the White House," the spokesperson added. read more