Showing posts from April, 2014

Have You visited Ocala Florida lately?

Ocala Florida is a central Florida city with history, charm, horse farms, Silver Springs National park, and the Appleton Museum.  There are some other attractions in the area and many events scheduled during the year in the town square area of Ocala.  Ocala, Florida is the seasonal home of John Travolta and his family.  This city is very scenic and is two hours away from Orlando and about an hour an a half from Tampa, Florida.  The town square area known as Brick City is where the original building structures were rebuilt after all were burnt down with a fire. The new buildings were built with bricks and stones and the buildings still stand today.  A few years, Ocala commissioned artists to create these beautiful horse statues all over the city, many buildings have these statues around them such as Munroe Regional hospital.   I had taken this photo of this horse statue in the town square around the gazebo area where there were four statues on the four corners.   These statues are ju

Is current Capitalism in U.S. really laissez faire or is it really Socialist Capitalism?

The current laissez faire U.S. Capitalism system is not pure Capitalism; as Republicans would argue because regulations hurt free enterprise. I would argue that the current system of Capitalism, is not a true laissez faire system because of Corporate Welfare. Laissez Faire is the term known as a pure unregulated form of capitalism where government would not impose any regulations, tariffs or obstacles; and it was this free unregulated Capitalism of the 1920s that caused the Great Depression of 1929. The Great Depression of 1929 ruined the US economy, collapsed banks; from this event arose new legislation and regulations to protect the people from another future Great Depression. As history occurs; politicians forget and repeat the same mistakes of the past instead of learning from them. Democrats and President Obama enacted more banking regulations but some parts of the law are not being enforced; therefore a potential for another financial market bubble. Corporate Welfare are tax p

Polly Palmer Park in Ocala Florida

Walking around the park named Polly Palmer Park around  Palm Gardens, and the Heritage Garden apartments area. There is a beautiful trail and lake area with a fountain, it is very peaceful and a good place to feed the geese that walk up to the people.   There is a nice little foot bridge over a brook, it is very pretty very tranquil. Here are some beautiful images taken of the grounds around the area, just beautiful: Polly Palmer Park in Ocala Florida   www.savingsho