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Entries by Reese Schonfeld from 10/2008

Bush League Economics

| Posted 10.01.2008 | Business

everal years ago he told me under a strict rule of non-attribution that George Bush was the only baseball man there who could not grasp the principles of revenue-sharing.

Say it Ain't So, Sarah

| Posted 10.03.2008 | Politics

Over the last eight years, the Republican administration (in which John McCain has played a significant role) has turned a surplus of $250 billion a year into a deficit of $500 billion a year.

The Banking Scandal: Repeating the Same Mistakes and Expecting Different Results

| Posted 10.08.2008 | Business

The President and Congress have finally allowed us to allocate $700 billion to a policy, about whose success they are, at least reasonably, doubtful. They should enact new regulations.

Fogies For McCain!

| Posted 10.10.2008 | Politics

It's time for a look at Presidential preferences based on the number and demographics of viewers watching the 2008 political campaign through the eyes of the cable networks.

Fogies for McCain: Part II

| Posted 10.15.2008 | Media

It is apparent that McCain's strength among those 55 and older is the only thing that keeps him in the race among those people watching cable television news.

Fogies for McCain III

| Posted 10.23.2008 | Media

Keep working hard, all you Obama fans, because one mistake could mean the difference of a McCain loss or victory. One more "Joe the Plummer", or Joe O'Biden slip of the lip, could ruin it all.

Obama/McCain Cable TV Viewing Poll, Week of October 20 - October 26

| Posted 10.28.2008 | Huffington Post

I urge all the Obama rooters not to count their chickens before they're hatched. Note McCain's gain among primetime viewers, and remember momentum.

Seven Years of Plenty or The Bible Told Me So

| Posted 10.30.2008 | Business

Since we didn't raise taxes in 2001, our time of surplus, those of us who do not sink under the coming depression, will wither under the burden of the coming inflation.