This article eerily reminded me of the run-up to the 1929 stock market crash and all I’ve got to say is I’m looking forward to the day when Jamie Dimon and Lloyd Blankfein hold hands while jumping off the NYSE! Published on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 by Common Dreams Wall Street Sings While Americans Sob: … Continue reading Jump You Fuckers; part 2
ObamaCare Clusterfuck: When small businesses throw employees onto the Exchanges, most are worse off Help: Blog Submitted by lambert on Mon, 12/30/2013 – 3:52pm Yeah, an anecdote but all the numbers are soft (accidentally? Yeah right) until some point in 2014, so anecdotes are what we have. Here’s a good one: Workers at auto dealership … Continue reading ObamaCare Clusterfuck: When small businesses throw employees onto the Exchanges, most are worse off
Published on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 by Common Dreams Biggest Threat to World Peace: The United States International polls shows that world, including significant portion of Americans, deem US as greatest obstacle to peace – Sarah Lazare, staff writer U.S. soldiers stop traffic on the road to the governor’s compound in Kandahar, scene of … Continue reading Biggest Threat to World Peace: The United States
AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore You Won’t Believe Conservatives’ Absurd Theories They Think Will Cure Poverty Why pay attention to facts when you can pray to nonsensical idols? Photo Credit: shutterstock.com December 20, 2013 | According to a major new study by a group of academic researchers at Columbia University, government … Continue reading You Won’t Believe Conservatives’ Absurd Theories They Think Will Cure Poverty
On Christmas, Republicans Quietly Declare War on Themselves By Matt Taibbi POSTED: December 30, 11:45 AM ET The holidays are a great time in politics. Every year it’s the same: the minute the last bits of wrapping paper have been cleared away, and Grandpa has passed his last puff of holiday gas, you can always … Continue reading The Reptoxicons Have Again Cut Off Their Noses to Spite Their Faces
I don’t always agree with what Thom Hartmann says — he’s a tad too much of an Obama accolade for my sensibilities — but in this particular article he is right on the money! Tax the rich at a level commensurate with their greed — at least 90%! Or we could always continue following the … Continue reading Vive Le France!