October, 2011

Deck The Halls With — Rabindranath Tagore?+

Father Christmas? A poet at age 8, the first non-European Nobel Prize winner in 1913,…

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Losing Interest+

I guess I come from another era, but it seems to me that instead of charging fees for services…

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Panic On Park Avenue. OWS vs. Citibank Horror Shocks Shoppers+

  Sometimes something doesn’t mean anything until it comes right to your…

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Congressional Budget Office Weighs in on Income Inequality+

9-9-9? Shh...just don't look at it upside-down. Not sure a whole lot needs to be…

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Huffington and Puffington+

What else is on? The Huffington Post’s coverage of the Republican primary race…

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Global Warming: The Butler Adams Did It+

"Me, sir?" Mr. Adams has posted a late recap by the BBC of some work done by…

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Still Warming+

A group of scientists has analyzed temperature data using a new method and confirmed…

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The Rich Are Different+

Oy! So many problems! The problem with the rich is that they don’t think they’re…

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Just Who Are The 1%? The 10%? You’d be surprised.+

Make $80,000 a year? Someone's looking for you. (Courtesy of our Facebook friend…

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One Potato, Two Potato, No Potato+

But look how delicious we are! A U.S. Department of Agriculture proposal to limit the…

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Climate science is settled. Sort of like Jonestown was.+

The earth -- in fifty years or so. Look out. If your idea of fun is watching somebody play…

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Beauty at Salon: You won’t #&^%*@ believe this one.+

"And stay there until you learn to count to ten trillion." In line with our…

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Occupy Wall Street: Not What People Think+

Pretty accurate, actually It’s remarkable how many so-called pundits have…

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Words To Win By: The Politician’s Creed+

From the late Bill Graham, legendary rock impresario (Fillmore, Fillmore West, etc.),…

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Screw the unemployed. What we need is more “art funding.”+

  Courtesy of The Other McCain via Bill Quick: This fellow wants your tax money.  …

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Children: Political Pawns of 2011+

See, if we start giving kids health insurance, next thing you know they'll be wanting…

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Occupy Wall Street Speaks Its Minds+

See how peaceful? See? Surely Occupy Wall Street isn’t the only thing we could…

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Occupy Wall Street and The Law of unexpected consequences+

Submitted to our readers without comment (click and read the whole thing).  I wish…

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