August 6, 2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing. I recently learned a fascinating bit of trivia that tells the government has, for seven decades, misled the US about the plane that actually dropped the bomb.
When the Fourth Estate fails to educate an uneducated populace, and instead merely regurgitates the banalities of the powerful, we’re kind of screwed.
So President Obama has made clear his support for FCC reclassification of broadband under Title II of the Telecommunications Act. Title II is the section of law under which telephone service is regulated and has been for 80 years — since the passage of the Telecommunications Act of 1934. For those of you
The GOP must make the case that the economy is improving specifically BECAUSE they have been obstructionist, not in spite of that fact.
Dear Johnny from Citrix:
I could write a book on how not to sell stuff based on the HORRIBLE vendor pitches I get. The latest example I would use in that book would be the call we just shared.
You see, yesterday I got this email from your colleague Jeff asking if I would be interested in changing
Robert Reich is a professor, a former cabinet secretary, and a best selling author. Creds like that would make you think he’s got it together, but this may be one of the dumbest things ever said by a smart person.
News that Robin Williams committed suicide has left a huge number of people in a state of shock. Celebrity deaths tend to hit fans hard, but I simply cannot recall the loss of a public figure that has had such a profound impact on nearly everyone. One report even noted members of ISIS taking a break
If you really want to know what it’s like to have a child, skip the dog and adopt a frat brother.
I guess you’ve got to hang your hope on something. When your best argument is “sure, all the poll numbers suck, we’ve got weak candidates and a LOT of seats to hold”, I guess you go with the party affiliation gap. Unfortunately for James Carville, the “it’s settled science, people” nonsense doesn’t fly.
Mother Jones wrote up a piece with the 8 best lines from her dissent in Burwell. Here they are with the obvious refutation that Ginsburg chose to ignore in favor of her liberal ideology.