Monthly Archives: February 2012

What a great idea!


As you know if you have read any of my posts, my primary reason for advocating buying American is to create solid jobs for members of our extended American family.  Well a couple of weeks ago my wife and I were … Continue reading

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Well that is great news!


Detroit is back.  Carmakers are set to to hire more than 13,000 members of our extended American family this year after hiring 38,000 people last year.  The new hires make about $16.00 an hour, about half of the wage of legacy … Continue reading

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It ain’t rocket science!


Buying American is easy.  I read a lot of articles on the subject and I am forever seeing comments such as “I can’t find anything made in this country!”  Well, those people aren’t looking very hard or they haven’t visited … Continue reading

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Where have I heard this before?


There must be a memo circulating around Forbes.com that goes something like this:  Under no circumstances is the idea that Apple can make any of its products in this country to be countenanced.  In all articles it must be clearly … Continue reading

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Look at me, being cited to and all!


It is very gratifying when a post I have written gets mentioned in the blogosphere.  It happened a few months ago when a writer at Forbes.com discussed my post on whether Apple could assemble its iProducts in this country.  Tim … Continue reading

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What is going on in there?


I have very fond early memories of tents.  Like many children, my sister Amanda and I often set up tents made out of sheets in our house.  Later, when we moved to Seattle, we had a small wooded area between the … Continue reading

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Not my cup of tea


I have been blogging about all things Made in America for the last six months and plan to do so for many years.  But I wanted to just for once talk about something other that Made in America.  I want … Continue reading

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