Perception : It is what you see.


  To give you an example..  This Blog, as the title says, is "My View of the World by Joe" and as such it is my view of things based on how I perceive them...  I will admit that I am not a journalist.  I do not go racing out to the news so that… Continue reading Perception : It is what you see.

Honest Banks are as hard to find as a Sasquatch.


In the last couple of years, since the financial crash of 2008, I keep coming to the conclusion that, yes it was the bankers. Sure the Flippers were making money by inflating the value of property, so they could resell it at the inflated prices.  Sure there were appraisers who verified that the inflated prices were normal… Continue reading Honest Banks are as hard to find as a Sasquatch.

Scams


It is probably just me... but when I see some add that offers, say a hat, for free it seems that all I would have to do is tell them where to send the hat...  Sure there might be a shipping fee, for the cost of sending the hat. If I see an advertisement for a free… Continue reading Scams

Is this the best Meter Reader job in the World?


In Sarasota, Fl., for several months there has been an ongoing argument about parking meters, and whether they will hurt downtown business.  It is an effort to make extra money for the coffers of the city.  Here is another idea.. I recently noticed a video clip story on MSN.com which told how the city of Bonn,… Continue reading Is this the best Meter Reader job in the World?