Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Drunken Santas Terrorize Manhattan

Thousands of drunken Santas terrorized Lower Manhattan when they flooded into the neighborhood for SantaCon earlier this month..

Source: www.dnainfo.com

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

White House Tries to Prevent Judge From Ruling on Surveillance

The Obama administration moved late Friday to prevent a federal judge in California from ruling on the constitutionality of warrantless surveillance programs authorized during the Bush administration, telling a court that recent disclosures about National Security Agency spying were not enough to undermine its claim that litigating the case would jeopardize state secrets. Read more FULL STORY

Friday, August 8, 2014

Hot and Sexy Marissa Miller

Marissa Miller is the Sexiest Woman in the World. In an online poll conducted by FHM Online, Miller got the #1 spot beating other 100 women behind in the 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2010. FULL ARTICLE

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Gallup Daily: Obama Job Approval

Gallup tracks daily the percentage of Americans who approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing as president. Daily results are based on telephone interviews..

Source: www.gallup.com

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Butcher Arrested for Selling Decade-Old Meat

Italian police arrested a Naples butcher after discovering worm-infested meat for sale in his store that was 10 years past its expiry date...

Source: www.myfoxdc.com

Sunday, December 15, 2013

The U.S. Recovery Has Been Spectacular*

We need a real recovery. That's what Mitt Romney said during the campaign, and he was right.

Five years since the start of the Great Recession, unemployment is still far too high. It's not for a lack of optimism among policymakers.

As Evan Soltas pointed out, the Federal Reserve keeps predicting that prosperity is just around the corner, only to find it's not. Catchup growth is the new Godot.


*Compared to almost every other rich country and almost every other financial crisis.

Saturday, February 2, 2013

A decade of slow growth?

By Fareed Zakaria From: Cnn.com: Every year at Davos, people like me try to get a sense of the mood of the place, take the temperature of people in this frosty mountain resort. Obviously, I will give you a highly impressionistic and personal picture, but it’s one I find useful since Davos does bring together leaders in government, business, media – even the NGO community – from all corners of the world. It is genuinely global in a way that few conferences are... FULL STORY