2BIG2F- already has

Lately, I’ve had this idea on my mind, for some reason: if something is too big too fail, I think it already has failed. And this applies to so much more than just the banking industry. In fact, at the moment, I can’t think of anything to which it doesn’t apply. Yes, we need efficiency; we need incentive; we need… Continue reading

GOP’s Healthcare Plan

I saw this online and laughed–tragically. What the picture doesn’t include is that the airport security equipment is increasing your risk for cancer to increase the profits of the healthcare industry you already can’t afford. (I’ll never forget the tobacco industry executives declaration before Congress that no evidence exists to indicate that smoking is bad for your health.) Never in… Continue reading

My Absolute Favorite Protest Sign

I love what these 99% people are doing. It’s way past time that the middle class take back this nation:  you know, that weird little “of the people, for the people, and by the people” thing. Of all the protest signs that have emerged, this has been my favorite one: I’ll believe corporations are people when Texas executes one.” It’s… Continue reading