1. DemoWhip

    2018 primaries see Democratic turnout surge, but GOP shows signs of energy too

    2018 primaries see Democratic turnout surge, but GOP shows signs of energy too By John Verhovek ==================================================== Indeed Trump has Democrats so energized this year that undoubtedly that great energy will carry through beyond 2018! Thanks to Trump...
  2. bajisima

    US rates surge and most money managers have never had this happen

    Interesting. We all need to readjust to higher interest rates. Interest rates are hitting multiyear highs at a time when most portfolio managers have never dealt with this phenomenon before. Most of them have never operated in a rising rates environment. The median tenure of an active...
  3. bajisima

    US factories are showing signs of buckling due to demand surge

    U.S. factories are having too much of a good thing, with surging demand leading to system-wide bottlenecks that are weighing on business and potentially the broader economy. The latest evidence came Tuesday in the Institute for Supply Management’s April manufacturing survey, which showed that...
  4. RNG

    Pot stocks surge, the Republican President supports state laws on legalization

    This story is big news on all the major Canadian news media. I can't find much on US sources yet. Are the fundie menace going to turn on him now?
  5. Crusher

    NRA sees a huge surge in membership interest

    NRA sees a huge surge in membership interest after Parkland | Daily Mail Online The NRA has seen a huge surge in membership interest in recent weeks, after drawing noisy backlash over the shooting in Parkland, Florida. Google searches for 'NRA membership' have risen roughly 4,900 per cent...
  6. Devil505

    Trump's stock market surge is over

    Have you watched it the last week? Investors are realizing that Trump's promises meant crap and that his days in the WH are coming to an end. Their hopeful greed is being dashed by the reality that sanity is coming back to our government next November and Trump won't be here much longer.
  7. the watchman

    FBI Targets “Black Identity Extremists” Despite Surge in White Supremacist Violence View FBI document ( HERE ) pretty short article. Have to say. It's get hard to keep up with all the new fangled terms for BLM. "Black Identity...
  8. cpicturetaker12

    RACHEL MADDOW: 107% increase ratings surge march 2017

    Even with the "breathless" tax return episode recently, her ratings soared over the past 2 months. This is well into OREILLY territory, the 'SEXUAL PREDATOR' cash cow of FOX. You go girl! Smartest person on any of the news sources, cable or broadcast. Hell, I hadn't thought about this till...
  9. Blueneck

    Advanced Black Lung Cases Surge In Appalachia

    Apparently part of the increase is because most coal miners don't get tested till they retire or are laid off because they are afraid their employers will fire them if they find out: This is what coal does: Advanced Black Lung Cases Surge In Appalachia : NPR Another reason for the...
  10. RNG

    'Mike Pence' gifts to Planned Parenthood surge

    I was tempted to put this in the Political Humor subforum but it's true. Still, it's funny as hell. US election 2016: 'Mike Pence' gifts to Planned Parenthood surge - BBC News
  11. Goofball

    Gun sales surge among gays and lesbians

    Do we assume these are thinking people looking to protect themselves from the next gay hating Islamic terrorist, or are they just "RWNJ" NRA loving bigots? Should we poll them to see if they want a gun ban on the guns they are flocking to buy? Gun sales surge among gays, lesbians after...
  12. bajisima

    Jobs report: 160K jobs added, planned layoffs surge

    The U.S. economy created just 160,000 jobs in April, lower than economist expectations, while the unemployment rate held steady at 5 percent. "On the bright side, wages rose during the month, with average hourly earnings up 8 cents an hour, representing a 2.5 percent annualized gain. The...
  13. Vladimir Putin

    Mexico tortures migrants – and citizens – in effort to slow Central American surge

    Amy and Esther Juárez were edgy with excitement as they boarded the bus full of seasonal workers heading for a farm at the other end of Mexico from their home in the poverty-stricken southern state of Chiapas. Although their brother Alberto,18, had made the same journey the previous year, it...
  14. excalibur

    Gun Sales Surge In Switzerland - Army Chief Warns "Arm Yourselves"

    Gun Sales Surge In Switzerland As Army Chief Warns "Arm Yourselves" | Zero Hedge
  15. excalibur

    New Surge Across the Border

    Illegal immigrant children, non-Mexicans surge across U.S. Southwest border at record rate - Washington Times
  16. ptif219

    Illegal immigrant children, non-Mexicans surge across border at record rate

    The borders are open meaning terrorists have an open invitation to enter Illegal immigrant children, non-Mexicans surge across U.S. Southwest border at record rate - Washington Times
  17. boontito

    The Carly Fiorina Surge

    This is why people hang around in campaigns even when they are polling extremely low. They're hoping to catch lightning in a bottle the way Carly Fiorina just did with exceptional performances in back to back debates. It's just one poll, but even if it is off by 50% it still shows her more...
  18. Babba

    The Fable of the Surge

    Jeb Bush calls Iraq withdrawl a fatal error. The reality is much more about politics than war. Jeb Bush: Obama and Clinton?s Iraq withdrawal ?premature? and a ?fatal error? - The Washington Post 2016 and the Fable of the Surge | Mother Jones
  19. P

    Concealed Carry has led to a surge in crime in DC and Chicago

    Here's what happens when you let random people carry guns: 1. There were over 400 murders in Chicago in 2014 by people who conceal carried. 2. The results are even more...
  20. EnigmaO01

    Mysterious East Coast Flooding Caused by unprecedented Surge in Sea Level

    Mysterious East Coast flooding caused by ?unprecedented? surge in sea level - The Washington Post