Archive for October 22nd, 2009

Bad News. The effect of the Obama Stimulus Package has peaked. The government’s economic stimulus spending has already had its biggest impact and probably won’t contribute to significant growth next year, a top White House adviser said Thursday. Yup. That’s the bad news from Christina Romer. Christina Romer, the chair of President Barack Obama’s Council […]

Obama does his chameleon thing, wearing the southern drawl. I’m still wondering where he picked that up.



No to Nimby


College towns are the best place to see the liberal vision realized in policy. Amherst, Massachusetts, home to UMASS, Amherst and other schools, is the wackiest town in the state. This quaint leafy town in Western Massachusetts is known for its diverse mix of college students and retirees, a former farming community characterized by suburban […]