Friday, 31 December 2010

'Give It Back For Jobs' Helps Affluent Return Tax Cuts

'Give It Back For Jobs' Helps Affluent Return Tax Cuts

Commented Dec 31, 2010 at 07:25:50 in Impact

“Rather than give a small sum to charity, I'd rather they simply hire someone to a full-time job.”
How America Messed Up Its Kids... And How We Can Fix Them

Venezuelan Ambassador's Visa Revoked By White House

Commented Dec 30, 2010 at 11:08:58 in World "Venezuela is absolutely correct. You cannot accept an ambassador who has made it clear that he dislikes your government . He is, by definition , not a diplomat. Pick some one else."

“True, but it is so hard to find anyone with an IQ over 95 who likes the Venezuelan government­.”

  •  on Knighted 46 minutes ago
    Well, yeah. There should be no honours for anyone who was with an energy company when the global price of natural gas went up, much less for someone who got shareholders extra value for a mismanaged and dying British company.
  • Well, that's a good thing. Using sexist quotas to change an imbalance is just plain wrong. It would be like putting male quotas for primary school teachers or nurses.

Wednesday, 29 December 2010

huffingtonpost entry

2011 Will Bring More de Facto Decriminalization of Elite Financial Fraud

Commented Dec 29, 2010 at 04:37:19 in Business

Ya can't send these guys to jail - our campaign contributi­ons system depends on them.
huffingtonpost entry

Unfinished Business

Commented Dec 29, 2010 at 04:29:28 in New York

“I'm enraged too, Ed, 
But please call it "the Bush Recession" - there was nothing Great about it.”
Leon Walker: Man Who Faces Jail For Reading Wife's Email Appears On 'Today' Show

Leon Walker: Man Who Faces Jail For Reading Wife's Email Appears On 'Today' Show

Commented Dec 29, 2010 at 04:24:31 in Divorce

“But when the FBI or Homeland Security does it, it's called protecting the nation.”

  • Of course they do, They would like the next election to kill the Libs stone dead. Then they could get back to proper posturing: we will make your life wonderful while the other side will bring disaster on your head. With a third party always in coalition, they might have to actually do something the country wants done.
  • "Calculated and concerted" is a charge of conspiracy - but,as the conspirators seem to be "researchers across the world" the media and "some doctors," it sounds like mere hyperbole in a competing-unions spat.  Why are you reporting it as news?
  • Putin foresees dire consequences for those who try to interfere with the judiciary and thinks that thieves should be in prison. He best be careful; he might get what he wish for.

Tuesday, 28 December 2010

  • Yeah, we all want green things to happen, as long as they don't happen in our neighborhood. And we do not want any environmentally unfriendly packaging on other people's stuff, just on ours.
  • Well, there really is no point in having elections, is there.
    Just measure the shape of the electorate's brains and then appoint the appropriate party.