Trickle Down

I confess my continued astonishment that so many people I know are trained by the Republican noise machine to vote against their own best interests. This well-done animation sums it all up rather nicely.   Why would we double done on policies that created a second great depression?! We need to get rid of the Republicans in office!… Continue reading

Pay Up!

I’ve noticed that GE has been pumping very persuasive, emotional advertising into the air waves: the GE factory workers who made the MRI machines meet with the cancer survivors whose lives have been saved by the machines. Yadda, yadda, yadda… I wondered for a second: Why are they spending so much in advertising, especially on MSNBC? Then it dawns on… Continue reading