Get Me My Damned Flying Monkeys! NOW!!!!

If this is true, and I suspect that it is, then it makes me very, very angry! Vacant Houses Outnumber Homeless People in U.S. Posted on Dec 31, 2011 There are more than five times as many vacant homes in the U.S. as there are homeless people, according to Amnesty International USA. Since 2007, banks have shuttered about 8 million… Continue reading

Fair and Balanced

Let’s talk fair and balanced for a minute, because fair and balanced can’t exist right now. When you see a large bully beating the living hell out of a small kid who has reached the point of being incapable of defending himself, you don’t run up to the fight and ask each side to present their case in any effort… Continue reading

“We’re #1! We’re #1!”

If you haven’t watched The Newsroom, a new HBO series from the writer of The West Wing, I recommend it. A friend of mine (Thanks, Mark!) highly recommended it—especially the first 10 minutes of the first episode. I just watched it. Brilliantly done. Here’s a trailer.   Even Todd Leopold at CNN wrote a piece about the assertion we’ve all… Continue reading