I was working out on the "career simulator" aka the treadmill at the hotel the other day.
I was watching one of the news channels, probably CNN, when an advertisement for Boeing came on.
San Francisco won't be outdone by Seattle. San Francisco's November ballot will include a ...
Cross-posted at Attytood :
There's a reason that Gordon Gekko's famous speech scene in "Wall Street" -- " The point is, ladies and gentleman, that greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed ...
After LBJ's landslide in 1964, the Democratic consensus, according to Hunter S. Thompson in Songs of the Doomed , was that "The GOP was doomed, like the Whigs, to a cheap and meaningless fate."
Standing your ground has a history that is probably as long as the idea of personal or private property has been around. Even Neanderthals had territories. Then we come to the Middle Ages, when, ...
During the last thirty-plus years powerful supra-national business and financial interests have embarked in the systematic dismantling of our democratic institutions, of the proper functioning of ...
Conservative hack Glenn Reynolds has a column in USA Today in which he attacks the President's focus on income inequality, with the usual bleating about government dependency and what not. Mickey ...
Sunday, October 13, 2013: remember the date--Today a Senator from Texas and a failed Republican candidate for Vice President rallied at the Capitol in Washington with a Tea Party group under the ...
Pope Francis is really on a roll, even for this non-believer. Yesterday he rejected the Catholic Church's longtime focus on women's rights and homosexuality. Today, he says money is the root of ...
A year ago, Mitt Romney was [caught on tapehttp://youtu.be/MU9V6eOFO38] bellyaching about how 47 percent of Americans don't pay income taxes, all but saying outright that they are leeches and ...