The Real World News and Commentary – October 11, 2012

Connecting the Dots in the Real World

Created by Roy Perlmutter   October 11 2012


Clint Eastwood’s Speech From The Republican National Convention


Europe and Britain sinking under weight of welfare costs

It’s not just that much welfare spending has become bloated, unfair and sometimes outright corrupt, it is also that it is no longer economically affordable.


Insight – Growth crisis exposes burden of French largesse


Little Big Town – Little White Church – CMA Music Fest 2011


Eleven EU Countries Agree on Transaction Tax

The idea of a financial transaction tax in the European Union has been slowly gaining support over the last two years, with Germany and France advocating most vehemently in favor. Now they have convinced nine other EU states to join them…


Debt Crisis Gives European Separatists a Boost

The debt crisis is fueling the fortunes of separatists in a handful of European Union countries. Affluent regions in Spain, Britain, Belgium and Italy no longer feel a sense of solidarity with poorer parts of their own countries — but they want to remain part of the EU.


Gold Can Save Us From Disaster  by Steve Forbes


Gran Torino – Trailer