Points to Ponder XIII

Here’s the story:   Lawmakers stay largely silent over Chinese takeover of US bank branches U.S. lawmakers have been unusually silent about federal regulators’ decision to allow a Chinese bank to take over 13 bank branches in New York and California, suggesting that they think American banks have much to gain.   Here’s my question:…

Scottish Humor

I was forwarded this email today from one of my Scottish friends – some I get, some not but all funny! Such an unfair world. When a man talks dirty to a woman its considered sexual harassment. When a woman talks dirty to a man its £2.50/min (charges may vary). Got stopped in the street…

Hussein the Fakir

Joe Biden gave a speech the other day and came a bit unhinged, shouting that: They [meaning the Republicans, Tea Party folks and Mitt Romney] don’t get us!  They don’t get who we are! But Joe  – we do “get” you, we know exactly who you are…and that’s your problem with us. You rant about…