Daily Commentary – Friday, August 29, 2014 – Burger King Set to Purchase Canadian Compony Tim Horton’s for 11 Billion

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Then transfer it’s headquarters to Canada so it can take advantage of the lower taxes. Some say it’s time to boycott Burger King Daily Commentary – Friday, August 29, 2014 Download Share This

Japanese Household Spending Slumps 5.9%; Cries for More Monetary Stimulus

Consumer spending in Japan slumped in June because of a tax hike pushed through by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Economists claimed it would be temporary and spending would quickly recover thanks to inflation.Let's take a look at what actually happened.Japanese Household Spending Slumps 5.

Christie Makes Mexico Trip as Foreign Policy Test

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As Gov. Chris Christie (R) "prepares to go to Mexico this week for a rare, official trip outside the United States, aides insist that his intent is to deepen New Jersey's economic ties to Latin America and showcase his commitment to Hispanic voters back at home," the New York Times reports."But at a moment of spiraling global mayhem, from Ukraine to Iraq, Mr.

French Government Dissolves in Dispute Between PM Valls and Economy Minister Montebourg

Economy minister Arnaud Montebourg stepped over the line last weekend criticizing the policies of president Francois Hollande. Some sources report that prime minister Manuel Valls gave Hollande a "him or me" ultimatum, but Valls disputes that claim. Regardless, France Thrown Into Political Turmoil After Government Dissolved.

Cruising the Web

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Gee, President Obama seems quite eager to blame the Bush administration for his pulling American troops out of Iraq. As James Taranto notices, Obama's defense of his policies shifts around from explaining why he didn't achieve a Status of Forces Agreement with the Iraqis and then saying that he would have pulled the troops out anyway.

#StuckOnStupid: Schakowsky says Marino’s criticism of Pelosi was “sexist”

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When all else fails, the victim card must be played! The post #StuckOnStupid: Schakowsky says Marino’s criticism of Pelosi was “sexist” appeared first on Sister Toldjah.

Is California’s Bay Delta Conservation Plan Really About Conservation?

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To understand what California Governor Jerry Brown’s Bay Delta Conservation Plan is all about, you have to understand a bit of history.