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Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Numerology Class

27% Drop
Number of previously-owned houses sold last month
Twice the drop that was expected
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1 out of 5
number of previously-owned home sales in July
that were Forced sales - that is Foreclosure sales
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12% Down
New Home Sales for the month of July
Lowest pace of sales since 1963
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7%
expected rise in Beef prices
caused by people not buying as much in the recession - and at $8 lb who can blame them!
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$38QUADrillion
lawsuit filed by Utah man
its a land dispute case .... don't think he will get it though
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$24Trillion
amount of currency in circulation around the world
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10 days
Traffic Jam in China
and its not done yet - on several roads leading into Beijing
Geez, and you thought OUR traffic was bad ... even L.A. at "rush hours" isn't this bad ...
yeah I know I wrote 'hours' ... have you ever seen the traffic in Los Angeles???
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5 years
legnth of time between special committee meetings in Bell, CA
but members were still paid for being on these committees, more than $1500 per month
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$25,000
average income in Bell, CA for residents
$800,000
base salary for City Manager of Bell, CA
(think this could be a repeated posting, but it links to the posting above)
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45 days
number of days in advance that soldiers are supposed to get their absentee ballots
this includes electronic voting as well
(more on this in another posting)
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51% Object to plan to build Mosque near "Ground Zero"
34% Should be allowed
15% No opinion/Don't know
Pew Research
Aug 19-22, 2010
1003 adults
MOE +/- 4%
(personally, my issue isn't the fact that they want to put a religious temple in - its that in order to do it, they want to tear down a 150 yr building with historical significance ... which isn't an option on this poll apparently)
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