Monthly Archives: June 2012

And the winner is….


Americans want to buy consumer goods made by members of our extended America family but think that such goods are no longer made in this country. I have been trying to do my part to disabuse people of this myth … Continue reading

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Once they were lost…


I have never liked the story of the Prodigal Son. I have always identified with the son who stayed home. So while I am glad to read that we can expect a lot of jobs to come home from China … Continue reading

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“Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.”


Now that is a nice quote from Robert Frost And that is a nice house as well. That’s the Lewendal house, built by Anders Lewendal, that I wrote about a couple of months ago. Anders built the house in Bozeman, Montana … Continue reading

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It’s the Chinese this time, not the British


What are American manufacturing jobs worth? What should be done to keep them in this country? What can  we do to keep them in this country? I came across an interesting article in the New York Times about Revere Copper Products the other day.  … Continue reading

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