The Problem Is You – Taking Responsibility for your Life

I think it’s about time to stop blaming everything else for our problems and start looking where the real problem is…ourselves. Continue reading “The Problem Is You – Taking Responsibility for your Life”

Be Better Than You Were Yesterday – The Path to Enlightenment

You don’t have to be the greatest at any one thing. You don’t have to be an Olympian, you don’t have to play in the NBA, and you don’t have to win a Grammy. You don’t have to make a million dollars a year, drive the most expensive cars, or wear the nicest clothing money can buy. You don’t! Continue reading “Be Better Than You Were Yesterday – The Path to Enlightenment”

Minimum Wage Promotes Child Labor and The United States is Responsible

It occurred to me today while playing baseball, as I picked up the baseball I noticed it said, “Made in China”. “Huh”, I thought to myself, “How is it profitable for China to make something so simple and ship it 7,000 miles on a boat to the United States for sale in our stores.” Additionally, “How come we can’t produce softballs here for cheaper?” was another thought that crossed my mind. Continue reading “Minimum Wage Promotes Child Labor and The United States is Responsible”

Health Insurance Creates Higher Medical Costs – You’ve Been Warned!

Medical Insurance creates higher Medical Costs for a lot of reasons; but the main reason is that it removes the price negotiation and decision from the buyer (the insurance owner) and instead gives it to a third-party system.

In addition, this creates loads more paperwork and hassle for health service providers making it cost even more yet.  This has the added effect of raising the cost of your health insurance as well.   Continue reading “Health Insurance Creates Higher Medical Costs – You’ve Been Warned!”

Minimum Wage Creates Unemployment – You’re Fucked!

With the economy weakening and unemployment high many of our leaders, and citizens as well, are scrambling around coming up with ideas to help solve the problem. Will it be another round of stimulus spending? A round of bail outs? Should we pass laws to tax the rich more?

I got a simple idea. How about we get rid of Minimum Wage…

“WHAT!?” You might be thinking to yourself, “How can you suggest such a thing, people have it hard enough as it is and reducing their wages isn’t going to help!” Continue reading “Minimum Wage Creates Unemployment – You’re Fucked!”

Who is Really a Tax Payer? – Definition of “Tax Payer”

You’ve probably heard it before and you’ll most likely hear it again, someone is always crying about the “tax payer” getting stuck with the bill.  When they mention the term tax payer, they portray it as the “average working” American.

Wah wah wah, how come celebrities and rich people get special treatment and we get stuck with the bill!  We are going to establish right now who is and who isn’t a tax payer.   Continue reading “Who is Really a Tax Payer? – Definition of “Tax Payer””

Ever wonder who pays taxes and who doesn’t?

There are a lot of common misconceptions about who pays taxes and who doesn’t.  Most people think they actually pay taxes and don’t, others have no idea how much they pay, and both of those types like to tell people who actually pay that they enjoy paying them and doing their fair share. Continue reading “Ever wonder who pays taxes and who doesn’t?”