Supermarkets stock up to protect profits from inflation

Nah, inflation isn’t happening. After all Sleepy Joe told us our 4th of July cookout cost us $0.16 less than last year. Sure, he ignored the 8% increase in cost over 2 years ago because it was inconvenient. The nation’s supermarkets also must not be living in reality. They...

President Biden misleads public on cost of 2021 4th of July cookout

The Whitehouse’s tweet says a cookout in 2021 costs $0.16 less than in 2020. Trying to tamp down inflation fears by saying prices are not rising. If you look at the source of the information used in their misleading video they say the price of that cookout is 8%...

Technology rapidly replacing restaurant staff

Just say no to hiring. Competing against the federal government in hourly pay is a no win situation. Private business can’t compete against an entity that doesn’t have to turn a profit and has the ability to print money at will. High end restaurants might still need a wait...

Minimum wage increase cause business to compensate… Go Figure!

File this under DUH! A business exists to make money. If it doesn’t make money it goes out of business. That’s it… end of story. When the cost of labor goes up the business’ profit goes down unless adjustments are made. One of two things have to happen. Either...

U.S. digital dollar is coming

If you’ve been paying attention you could see this coming down Main Street for the last 10 years. This video from the Wall Street Journal, to me, shows that we are rapidly heading down the path of digital money. The implementation of this will be something to watch. No...

Warm and fuzzy thoughts for the day

People keep saying the country is divided and they blame President Trump. In my opinion, Trump was the festering infection that resulted from the virus of progressivism and Biden is like gangrene setting in. We need to chop off a limb or two in order to stop the infection...

Delta uses taxpayers to restructure its business

How about that. Did you know tax payer dollars helped Delta Airlines to totally restructure their business? the company received $5.6 billion in federal aid from the CARES Act last year. It also got $3.3 billion from the second round of relief funding this year and $3.1 billion from the American Rescue Plan,...

There is one simple reason why there was a gas shortage… and it’s not the pipeline

They used to teach microeconomics in college. I don’t know if they do anymore and if they do are they teaching basic supply and demand? The simple reason why there was a gas shortage is that gas stations were not allowed to “price gouge”. Price gouging, as it is...

Things might get a little rough for the economy

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The inequities of professional basketball

In our woke world and the call for equity in results instead of equality of opportunity professional basketball needs a modern day overhaul. LeBron James makes a lot of money. It’s well deserved. No one currently has the talents he has on the basketball court. He’s accomplished and dominates...