- The U.S. wants fast delivery of a new bunker-buster bomb that can penetrate tons of concrete, destroy hidden weapons caches, and keep a Nobel Peace Prize laureate from looking like a weenie.
- Bernie Madoff masks are hot for this Halloween! And if you buy 15 of them, and get 15 other people to buy 15, yours ends up being free, or something.
- Looks like the president may soon be sending in more troops. Yeah, this fight with Fox News is getting nasty.
- JP Morgan profits are up 600%, so five rich guys just got way richer again. Whoop-dee-do.
- Seriously, if you were Olympia Snowe,
wouldn’t you make the Democrats stand on their chairs, flap their arms
and cluck like chickens to earn your vote on the health care bill?
Because you know they would.
Saturday, October 17, 2009
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.