IBD review of Atlas Shrugged

Discussion in 'Economics' started by slacker, Jul 20, 2010.

  1. slacker

    slacker

    http://www.investors.com/NewsAndAna...s-Moral-Profit-Making-Is-Virtue-Not-Vice.aspx

    How many jobs can be created by not addressing the problem of lack of individual responsibility?

    After Ed Koch was voted out of office as Mayor of New York he said, "The people have voted and now they must be punished..." How long will America be punished for voting in this radical left government of 'looters'?

    Good trading, make your money while you can.
     
  2. they will take away whatever you make. they will say it is for the good of the many then spend it on themselves.
     
  3. Ed Koch was a democrat who endorsed Obama for president.

    As for IBD, via Krugman blog entry

    And just as an illustration: a number of people have pointed this out, but here’s the latest in the “Obama’s health reform will kill people” news: Investor’s Business Daily — which poses as a reputable source of financial information — opines that

    People such as scientist Stephen Hawking wouldn’t have a chance in the U.K., where the National Health Service would say the life of this brilliant man, because of his physical handicaps, is essentially worthless.

    That would be Stephen Hawking, British professor, who was born in the UK and has lived there for his whole life.
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    Days after that article ran, Hawking actually told the press that were it not for the socialized healthcare in the UK, he wouldn't be alive today.

    No word about tax cuts no paying for themselves? How about manufactured wars do not produce economic benefits?

    IBD is a joke of a paper.