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Another billion in free money for homeowners who can’t pay their mortgage

The Obama administration is offering another billion in free money to homeowners who can’t pay their mortgage.

So, considering the trillions in debt that is overwhelming the budget of the federal government, I wonder where is billion dollars coming from. Do they grow it on trees? I’d really like to know, since it would be nice if I could manufacture cash out of thin air as easily whenever I thought I needed it.

Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

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2 comments

  • John M. Egan

    Is this a great country or what?

  • BSJ

    In a way, it’s not as bad as it seems. My wife works for a non-profit housing trust so I know how the previous programs have worked out. Or in fact, not worked out. Most of the home owners that “should” be helped, don’t even qualify.

    The programs are just political lip service. They get to claim they made X number of million of dollars available, but no one can qualify so the money never gets spent. And just talking to the person to tell them that they don’t qualify counts as “helping” according to the reporting requirements…

    And like the article says, those that get into the program often end up worse off!

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