Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Minimum Wage Is Like Iron Pyrites…

Our new Secretary of Labor has now vowed to push for an increased minimum wage.   Seems the old scams still work best… Let me ask: Do you believe that government should control market prices? The Communists made a big deal … Continue reading

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That Barely Visible Fast Food Strike…And Who’s Left Hungry

McDonalds and most other fast food firms employ minimum wage, non-union labor; the offended unions have encouraged a nation-wide strike for a $15 hr. minimum wage—about double the present. The media, never averse to watching a fight, has featured the … Continue reading

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Brain Science Contributes Toward More Wine At Dinner…

A scientist in one place used the Internet to control the hand of a second scientist elsewhere. The two brains were connected to the internet by electronic caps the men wore on their heads. That has never been accomplished before. … Continue reading

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Our Peripatetic, Proselytizing, Palpitating, Provoking President

Our President Obama is unique in our historic line of American presidents and his trumpeted 1/4th African Negro genotype is the least of it. First, is he really our first black president? George Zimmerman we are told, is a ‘white-Hispanic’ … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene… (Politically Uncorrected)

For those prepared to think, this week’s scene seems pretty heavy. As always, you decide for yourself; you’ll know what I think. Now you see it… now you don’t. California provided a small business tax break about six years ago; … Continue reading

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Egypt, On Our Minds…

What are we to think of the reports from Egypt? The place hasn’t devolved into a Syria—yet—but people are dying in front of us. Our President has said he will not take sides but he is plausibly accused of favoring … Continue reading

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Our Prez Wants His Dessert Before His Dinner (With His New College Program)

Almost a third of our current high school grads sitting for college entry exams, failed them, according to the company that gives the national tests. In Florida, the failures reached 81%. As this was reported, President Obama spoke in Buffalo … Continue reading

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