On Ponzi Schemes, Clamoring and Largess

Let me bore you all for a bit . . . In 1927 a boy was born onto a dirt poor, hard-scrabble farm, no electricity, no indoor plumbing, in Jackson County Florida.  He grew up working the farm, second oldest of 11 children.  His education was basic; how to plow a mule, plant crops, and butcher livestock…

The Definition of Epic FAIL

Dell tycoon’s teen daughter has Twitter account shut down after father spends $2.7million on security… and she tweets family’s EVERY MOVE The billionaire CEO of the computer giant Dell Inc has learned the hard way that money cannot buy a sense of security, especially when efforts to keep the family safe are being thwarted from…

The Haves vs. The Have Nots

That’s what this election is going to be about – but not in a 1% vs 99%, OWS kind of way. I read yesterday a quote from one person who was attending the Romney/Ryan rally in Manassas, Virginia that framed this for me. I think I read it at either Legal Insurrection or The Other…

Wrong Man at the Head of the Republican Ticket

Why couldn’t the Republicans have run Ryan for President?  Here, spend 12-13 minutes to listen to this interview and hear what a REAL American leader sounds like: Flashback: Glenn Beck Interview With Paul Ryan From 2010 Unfortunately, Ryan has been picked for VP and, as we all know, the only real purpose of the VP…