Tag Archives: Wall Street Journal

T.O.T.N. (Thoughts On The News) 24 Feb. 2013. Taxes?! Of COURSE we need taxes! [UPDATED. See end of post.]

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It is not often one can berate the WSJ (SHAME on the Wall Street Journal re: Payroll Tax Whacks Spending) but one can ALWAYS find some die-hard liberal cause jumping from the pages of the NEW YORK TIMES. While catching up … Continue reading

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SHAME on the Wall Street Journal re: Payroll Tax Whacks Spending

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SHAME on the Wall Street Journal for making the Payroll Tax item a front page, above the fold, near-banner headline: I may have to institute an official Donald Sutherland/1978 Invasion of the Body Snatchers SHAME AWARD for egregious (outstandingly bad; shocking) … Continue reading

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T.O.T.N (Thoughts On The News) 17 Feb 2013: Minimum Wage

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The WSJ Opinion Page has a good article on Obama’s SOTU (State Of The Union) proposal to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $9.00 per hour.  It has facts (what a novel idea), but as a friend often reminds … Continue reading

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Why Facebook is a house of cards

“Rich Karlgaard writing Monday at Forbes.com on Facebook’s disappointing IPO: 1. Too late. Facebook’s shares have been dead in the water for the last 12 months. Private investors had already bid up Facebook to a $100 billion value a year … Continue reading

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Speaking of thumbnails, Lapham’s Quarterly, and the WSJ…

(Wall Street Journal for those of you in Rio Lindo.)  An opinion piece there today caught my attention for its seemingly left-wing, liberal slant.  (Correct me if I’m wrong but, fair-and-balanced reporting aside, I believe the WSJ has a conservative, … Continue reading

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