Tag Archives: Wall Street

Obstructing the Middle Class One Play at a Time

As a young boy, I didn’t know a Republican from a Democrat, only in one way: If some man or bunch of men rode up to the ranch to sit or stay all night, and my Father set me to … Continue reading

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Wall Street Has Occupied My Gas Tank

Cue Jimmy Mc Millan from “The Rent is Too Damn High” fame: Gasoline prices are too damn high! And exactly whose fault is it? Hmmmm? A lot of people say it’s Obama’s fault. FOX News says it’s Obama’s fault. Rush Limbaugh says … Continue reading

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Screw the Veggies and Pass the Remote

 My experiences in Iraq convinced me that the greatest threat to our security is our over-reliance on oil and that Americans must immediately take steps to cut our petro-addiction before it’s too late. – Steven M. Anderson, retired Army Brigadier General, … Continue reading

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Can’t Spell Romney Without Money… or Envy

Willard Mitt Romney thinks we are all envious of his money: “You know, I think it’s about envy. I think it’s about class warfare. I think when you have a president encouraging the idea of dividing America based on 99 … Continue reading

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I Am Full of it…Thanks that is

Expressing thanks and gratitude is what we do in America on holidays which beseech us to take a day, slow down, enjoy the company of family, and eat until we are in physical discomfort. With that said, here is a … Continue reading

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OCCUPY WALL STREET AND THE NEW CONVERSATION

First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win. –Mohandas Gandhi I have not written for a couple of weeks due to my lunacy quest to run a half-marathon which took me away from … Continue reading

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Deny,deny,deny…at OUR peril

We are playing Russian roulette with features of the planet’s atmosphere that will profoundly impact generations to come. How long are we willing to gamble?- David Suzuki   It seems that believing in global warming or climate change is like being … Continue reading

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