Doomed! Not just because our pols are throughly corrupted but the voters are so ignorant.
TSA: Sick, sick, sick. And I’m sure they have achieved a super-high level of success in stopping terrorism with this.
Ever so slightly amazing who doesn’t pay taxes. Why, this almost makes the case for a McGovern variant on a flat, deduction-free tax with a zero rate or even rebate only for those with a fixed low income….
Can this young man truly be part of the best and the brightest if he just learned that in a corporatist profit and wealth-driven state, the best work for the brightest is asinine ways to make money as opposed to creating anything of real value or providing any significant service?
Prof. Krugman: “[H]igher taxes alone can’t resolve our long-run budget issues, because of rising health care costs, which will eventually swamp even a large tax hike if they continue.” A most excellent reason to maybe do something serious about long out-of-control healthcare costs. It’ll never happen.
Doomed! Just a reminder that while housing is in the crapper, which is too say a significant amount of wealth has been lost by the middle class, there’s going to be no significant recovery soon. Remember: The Republican “growth” in 00s was awfully anemic.
Doomed! Nothing like setting a destructive policy based on bullshit.
There are facts and there is self-promoting horseshit: The difference must be learned:
Long time, no video. Here:
We went to war in the Nam and this is what we ended up with in our “defeat”*: