Monthly Archives: December 2012

He’s onto something!


I came across an interesting article written by a young business person making clothing in L.A.  Nicholas Ventura has founded the apparel firm Youth Movement in L.A. and has discovered that having members of our extended American family living in … Continue reading

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The most popular type of Apple


As I posted recently, Apple has announced plans to assemble some of their iMac computers here at home.  To say people got a little fired up about this idea is an understatement.  For your reading pleasure, I have assembled a … Continue reading

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Yeah, like I said!


For most of our history, the products Americans bought were made by other Americans.  Then, lots of American companies figured out that they could design products here, but could send the plans to factories in places like the Middle Kingdom, … Continue reading

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Christmas toys for the big boys


What to get your fella that is dying for a present made by a member of our extended American family is a snap.  My third gift idea on the 2012 Simply American Gift List are boots made by Allen Edmonds. … Continue reading

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Please Santa, Please!


The Christmas gift giving season is upon us in earnest, and the second gift in the Simply American Top Ten American gifts for 2012 is the Apple 2012 iMac.  But not just any iMac mind you.  Apple’s Oracles have chosen up … Continue reading

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Don’t kill the good for the perfect


David Duprey / AP The Wall Street Journal recently published an article on Mark Andol, the fella pictured above who has opened the “Made in America Store” in Elma, N.Y. Mr. Andol has been a tireless worker in the Buy … Continue reading

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