The Stabiliser versus the man who promotes voodoo economics
were the wife" Well we've had voodoo economics
, how about voodoo politics?
That said, it might be a good time to not hype the lottery anymore and sober up to the fact that lottery "earnings" are fickle at best and voodoo economics
Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn interrupted Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls in the Commons to ask: "With all the voodoo economics
and fiddles that have now been exposed, is not the Treasury exposed as the most disreputable massage parlour in Britain?
There weren't many outside of the political voodoo economics
practitioners who thought PPACA would bring cost savings.
Lib Dem Nick Clegg is right when he called the Tory plans voodoo economics
and accused them of being "the party of funny money and sums which don't add up".
Only theUnited Statesand theUnited Kingdom have employed a form of voodoo economics
over the last 10 years, convincing us all that we were getting richer whereas in fact we now know that we have actually all been getting poorer.
Let's face it, we're a mess, too easily seduced by will-o'-the-wisp promises of salvation through fundamentalist religion, dogmatic political ideologies, post-modern quackery, voodoo economics
, the so-called Free Market, or that 20th century contradiction in terms, sustainable development, (to name, as Gore Vidal might say, but a few).
The author of several books, including "The Looting of Social Security: How the Government is Draining America's Retirement Account," (Carroll & Graf, 2004) and "The Alleged Budget Surplus, Social Security, and Voodoo Economics
Brynle Williams is scraping the bottom of the populist barrel and advocating voodoo economics
by demanding lower fuel tax at the expense of people and the planet.
The latter's reliance on past music for models he calls "voodoo tradition": "If we suck out the blood and the knowledge of the past, we are going to get its strength, it's what they refer to in Reagan as voodoo economics