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With adversity, also comes opportunity ... Here's one inventive company, that sees California's growing Drought problem -- and also sees it as a " unmet environmental need " ... one that parched ...
by jamess
Comment Count 108 comments on Sat May 17, 2014 at 09:17 AM PDT with 206 Recommends
Unseasonable Wildfires are bad . [Image Source: Twitter May Have Saved Lives During CA Wildfire Tragedy -- dailygalaxy.com ] Unseasonable Wildfires are bad; so are crops that wither ...
by jamess
Comment Count 120 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 02:06 PM PDT with 125 Recommends
Obama: To Honor Victims, We 'Have to Change' by Jessica Gresko, Associated Press, abcnews.go.com -- Sep 23, 2013 [...] "If we really want to honor these 12 men and women, if we really want to be ...
by jamess
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 23, 2013 at 05:35 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Say Goodbye to Gun Safety reform ... Say Goodbye to Immigration reform ... Say Goodbye to increasing Revenue from Taxes ... Say Goodbye to the American Jobs Act ... Say Goodbye to any serious ...
by jamess
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Jan 25, 2013 at 09:01 AM PST with 19 Recommends
Or more precisely the Insurers' Insurers do. The Re-Insurers. Their long-run trend numbers are in. And the insurance forecast calls for pain. Emotional and Economic Pain. Lots of it . Swept in ...
by jamess
Comment Count 70 comments on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 07:12 AM PST with 108 Recommends
No worries, you're not likely to hear about it anytime soon. Unless you're unlucky enough to find yourself in its path .... Nearly 200 countries to meet for UN talks on global warming Associated ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 10:38 AM PST with 8 Recommends
If the Political Parties were competing Soda Products, the Republican's jingle that they would be universally known by would be: " No New Taxes ." And the Democratic Party's cola slogan would ...
by jamess
Comment Count 73 comments on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 08:08 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Some things just speak for themself. Our most inconvenient of truths... Record Number Americans, Or 46.3 Million, Lived In Poverty Last Year; 49.9 Million Without Health ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Sep 13, 2011 at 10:46 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
And you thought it was Hot in your neck of the woods, this summer. Just take a serious look at the Texas Broiler that's been set on Scorching all summer ...
by jamess
Comment Count 136 comments on Mon Sep 05, 2011 at 08:48 PM PDT with 216 Recommends
Black Sunday , April 14, 1935, Dodge City, Kansas --
by jamess
Comment Count 142 comments on Sat Jul 16, 2011 at 11:34 AM PDT with 273 Recommends
Finally, some good news. After being out of work for way too long I've managed to snag a part time job. It starts tomorrow and, for what it's worth, it's better than a lot of the jobs out there. I ...
by bluerose
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Jul 09, 2011 at 03:03 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
With less fairy tale and more cautionary tale of "The New Normal" in mind, Brits, along with the rest of the world, have failed to imagine the relative ease terrorists would have in sabotaging ...
by freshrant
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Apr 28, 2011 at 03:49 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
So you want to see the "new normal?" Better think twice about that because it's ugly -- very, very ugly.
by Old Redneck
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Dec 06, 2010 at 09:54 PM PST with 54 Recommends
We have two very strong traditions in America. One is conformist. Nose to the grindstone. Don't rock the boat. Play by the rules unless your boss demands otherwise. Buy low, sell high. Make ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 84 comments on Mon Nov 22, 2010 at 08:52 PM PST with 41 Recommends
In the Fiscal Times today, at http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/Issues/The-Economy/2010/09/30/The-New-Normal-is-Here-to-Stay.aspx?login=1, Eric Schurenberg writes about the new normal and how it may be ...
by Michael Bindner
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Sep 30, 2010 at 11:11 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Meteor Blades asked some questions in his front page post this morning that we should all be ...
by goinsouth
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Aug 27, 2010 at 09:25 AM PDT with 22 Recommends