Happy Labor Day. Do you like weekends? 40 hour [theoretical] workweeks? The ability to say you won’t stand for employer abuses? Safe working conditions? Limited class sizes for your school kids? Thank a union member.
Comrade Misfit already posted the Adam Sandler Hanukkah song, so here is something different…. In Closing: staying in shape while traveling; what?; duh; it never was the union’s fault; backfired; surprise, most doctors are bad a math; and 10 things you probably didn’t know about Christmas.
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 […]
It turns out that there is one thing — one pretty big thing! — that both business leaders and union leaders agree upon: “America has an urgent need for more spending on critical infrastructure like roads and bridges.” They’ve got a good point. Roads and bridges have many benefits. They help people get to work. […]
If you watch a Japanese news broadcast about the tsunami, every time you hear a word that ends in “ken,” they are talking about a prefecture. That’s kind of like a state or province. Fukushima — where they are having the nuclear issue — is the Capitol of Fukushima Prefecture, number 7 on that map. […]
It seems that March’s second day is a special birthing day, for Dr. Seuss of children’s lore joined our world in Nineteen Four! Should I, could I make a cake? That’s fattening, for goodness sake! Maybe I should write a poem Though, truth is, I didn’t know him. You could go to a memorial, or […]