Leading economic indicators

1) You’ll be excited to learn the IRS has a new web page aimed at homeowners facing foreclosure. We look forward to their informational sites on whether cardboard boxes can be considered as housing for tax purposes and thus if expenses used in maintaining them are then considered deductible.

2) According to Bloomberg TV, “spirit sales are up 25%”, a sure sign that economic conditions are worsening. Hey, if you got foreclosed and lost your job, you might want to get hammered too. Maybe it’s time to buy stock in alcoholism treatment clinics.