video also here. <iframe width=”640″ height=”480″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/5ED63A_hcd0” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> This “emperor has no clothes” conclusion is obvious upon inspection of what the six US mega-media corporations submit as “news” (here, here, here, among hundreds of independent writers’ works). Historic political and economic oligarchies have three components to transfer wealth from the 99% to themselves while […]
source: Carl Herman Occupy has all the facts that the 1% “leadership” in the US have committed massive crimes centering around war and money. But how does one frame such an issue at the family holiday table? This brilliant 6-minute video addresses this challenge! Happy Holidays: may 2012 be your family and your best year […]
by Peter Apanel As reported in the New York Times on November 28, 2011, the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California, is having to adjust to a dramatic decline in the sponsorship money needed to pay for all those very expensive, flower-covered floats. But there’s an interesting sidebar to this story that wasn’t covered […]
“We need to live within our means,” I hear people say. And I always wonder, why can’t rich people live within their means? Their means are really great. They could actually make do with a lot less than their current means, and still have nice yachts and summer villas and trips to Bermuda or wherever the hell rich people go.