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Inflation finally cuts deep

Posted: October 22, 2022 by navygrade36bureaucrat in Uncategorized
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We have a family tradition of visiting a local restaurant every Sunday after church. It’s all around fun: a nice family outing while supporting a local business that treats us well. The fact that we’ve enjoyed it so much made it extra hard when we chose to cut it, along with many other things, out of our budget.

Despite shopping at Walmart, Sams and Aldi and not changing our lifestyle, its now increasingly more difficult to pay the credit card every month. After this last month, I dug through the last years worth of bills and noticed an ugly trend: the food bills steadily going up. What used to be a 40 or 50 dollar Walmart visit has turned into 100 dollars. Between that and gas, any sort of buffer we normally had is now gone.

So we’re cutting. Biden-flation is now responsible for screwing over our local restaurant because we simply can’t afford to eat there anymore. Most of our friends are simply racking up credit card debt. Long term, I know that’s not going to work, so I move money around and find ways to pay it off, but its becoming harder and harder each month. Forget about planning a vacation, we’re just trying to make each day work. At some point, if it doesn’t stop, we’ll simply be slaves to ever increasing debt.

So yeah, inflation isn’t just some interesting news story to me. Its very real, and I’m watching it gut the hard working middle class, especially those that have large families and can’t just stop expenditures like buying groceries.

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I spoke to General Don Bolduc at the Real Options banquet 10-21-22 in Hollis NH

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You’ll notice that this is a video from Rumble rather than youtube, that’s because while I was off to get to get this interview Youtube was delivering me the suspension that I’ve been waiting on.

Apparently the Democrat/Media/Academic left can question elections till the cows come home on youtube but not conservatives.

So my videos will go up on Rumble where most of what I have has been migrated to.

There was a lot of work put into the interviews that I put up on youtube and I’m not pleased but I had a life before youtube and I’ll have a life after it.