Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Monday, November 28, 2011
I'm getting tired of the news reports talking about Occupy Wall Street costing cities millions when they don't talk about the Wall Street crash of 2008 costing the cities billions.
I don't see law enforcement pepper spraying bank executives.
If they enforced bank regulation the way they do park rules we would not be in this mess in the first place.
Marc Perkel, in a letter to 1,000-plus newspaper editors
Posted by Tim Lewellyn at 9:09 PM
Saturday, November 26, 2011
"Saying to people you shouldn't go to work before you're 14, 16. You're totally poor, you're in a school that's failing with a teacher that's failing. I tried for years to have a very simple model. These schools should get rid of unionized janitors, have one master janitor, pay local students to take care of the school. The kids would actually do work; they'd have cash; they'd have pride in the schools. They'd begin the process of rising."
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What the fuck is wrong with you?
A 6-year-old Grant County boy has been accused of first-degree sexual assault after playing “doctor” with two 5-year-old friends. Now, a federal lawsuit has been filed against the prosecutor, who attorneys said is trying to force the boy to admit guilt.
I hope she is disbarred and does jail time for her stupidity.
The story is here
The governor of Kansas faced an online trashing Friday for tattling on a teenaged girl who sent out a critical tweet during a visit to the state capitol.I think Emma might have a point.
Emma Sullivan, 18, was hauled into her principal’s office and ordered to write letters of apology after one of Governor Sam Brownback’s office contacted the tour organizer to complain about the offending note on the social networking site Twitter.
“Just made mean comments at gov brownback and told him he sucked, in person #heblowsalot,” Sullivan wrote, despite not saying anything to Brownback during the visit — she said she wrote it to get a laugh out of her friends.
The story is here