The application of the TARP is a transfer of wealth from the “have-nots” to the “haves”. The complicate public remains quiet, with no mention of any form of rebellion.
This Christmas in Tennessee seems normal. It don’t appear we have learned as much as the rest of the world about how bad off we are. Then again, maybe we are in perspective. The worship of the Savior, the love of family and friends, and a bountiful table all seem to transcend scandals, threats, and even the misfortunes of lost wealth.
If you’re going to be free you must be vigilant. The people of Illinois and the legislature of Illinois are painfully aware of this fact. If we could only turn politicians like we turn football coaches; good government would suddenly show-up.
When history is written about the descendancy of the auto manufacturers as well as much of American business; that history will note the obsession of the quarterly report. The building of quality products and the providing of dependable service has ranked below that of investor interest. In other words, the main thing has ceased to be the main thing.