Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Two Americas

I've been thinking a lot lately about the disconnect
between the super wealthy in this country and the rest
of us. This article does a good job of explaining why
in many cases corporation profits are soaring but
so few new jobs are being created here in America...

Are the American people obsolete? - U.S. Economy - Salon.com

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Dream On

I'm looking forward to seeing "Inception" this weekend
or maybe next. I've always loved films that feature
dream sequences.

The following article has a slideshow that talks about
some of the most intriguing dream scenes done in films
and on t.v. down through the years...

Beyond "Inception": Best on-screen dreams - Slide Shows - Salon.com

Friday, July 16, 2010

Their Priorities Are Not Your Priorities

So let me get this straight...the Republicans are trying
to block the extension of unemployment benefits for
lower and middle class working people because they're
worried about deficits. But at the same time they're
justifying holding on to the Bush tax cuts for the rich?

Op-Ed Columnist - Redo That Voodoo - NYTimes.com

Tuesday, July 13, 2010


Scott Brown is gonna help push the financial reform bill
over the top! It's amazing what we can accomplish with just
a few reasonable, moderate Republicans on board.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

What a Cool Kid (if I do say so myself)

Here are a couple shots of our grandson Kelton. He'll be
two in August. The top one was taken the day he got this
fun retro-style car he's crazy about. The other one features
him and Mad Max, our West Highland Terrier who just turned one.

Saturday, July 10, 2010

Friday, July 9, 2010

Good News Up North

Boy, aren't you glad you don't live in socialistic Canada
with that awful government health plan? Boy, their economy must
be doing terrible right now!

Canada adds 93,200 new jobs in June, unemployment falls to 7.9 percent | StarTribune.com

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Limbaugh Just Gets More Despicable Every Day...

Fat, drug-dependent racist homophobe Rush Limbaugh
has decided Oprah Winfrey is only successful because
of "white guilt".

Video: Rush Limbaugh attributes the success of Oprah, President Obama to their race

Too Much Military, Too Little Money

Ron Paul and Barney Frank on military spending:

Rep. Barney Frank: Why We Must Reduce Military Spending

Monday, July 5, 2010

Heartless, Clueless and Confused

Paul Krugman talking about Republicans and the unemployed. Guess
the GOP is looking for yet another group to alienate.

Op-Ed Columnist - Punishing the Unemployed - NYTimes.com