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Happy Thanksgiving

Published on November 19, 2012 By bmagnus

  In Closing: That would be bad; Googlegator; Japan Crush; Rolling Jubilee gets more press; the last cooler than average month was during the Reagan Administration (maybe hell froze over when he compromised with Democrats or raised taxes?); Lost Decade, American Style; Forbes and USA Today disagree on the buyer, but agree that somebody will […]

What’s In Your Wallet?

Published on June 26, 2012 By bmagnus

My wallet needs a little cleaning out. It’s got a little cash, a couple credit cards, some loyalty cards for various businesses, an ATM card, a couple business cards, some old receipts, and a drivers license.* You know what it doesn’t contain? Proof that I am a United States Citizen, legally entitled to work in […]

Happy Towel Day

Published on May 25, 2012 By bmagnus

Yes, it’s Towel Day once again. Don’t forget your towel. And most importantly DON’T PANIC. In Closing: R-Money proposes using my tax dollars to send rich kids to private school help poor and middle class families still not afford private schools; would it have been so hard for some adult, any adult to say “We treat others with respect around here?? […]

When Will They Figure It Out?

Published on February 28, 2012 By bmagnus

This is what happens when schools tolerate bullying. This is what happens when schools tolerate bullying. This is what happens when schools tolerate bullying. Almost 30 years of the Same Old Story, and somehow the People In Charge don’t get it. We don’t need “weapon free zones” and “zero tolerance policies”; we need an atmosphere […]

Musings of a Part-Time Feminist

Published on April 8, 2010 By bmagnus

I’m not very good feminist. I’m happily married and there’s very little I can’t do because of mere gender stereotypes. I’m no Amanda Marcotte. However, I know when I have to stand up for the fact that I am human even though I have no penis. I recall being at work and a supervisor informing […]

Survival of the Shorties

Published on April 1, 2010 By bmagnus

Just so you know up front: I’m not big on April Fools jokes. The only thing I ever did was send a new maintenance guy to fix a toilet in a non-existent apartment. My boss was more amused by it than I was. Anyways, on to the Shorties! Unemployment is Certainly No Joke: It’s high. […]