The Washington Post may soon "give up the ghost": company put on death watch list

Dateline, August 10, 2012 Reuters reported today that the stock rating agency, Moodys has downgraded the despicable Washington Post (WaPo) to baa1 stating the outlook is negative (http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/08/10/idUSWNA322520120810?feedType=RSS&feedName=marketsNews&rpc=43) Moodys is owned by Warren Buffet who also owns 25% of the non-governing shares of the Washington Post company (WaPo). This is very bad news for the […]

Washington Post Reporter Allows College Officials to Alter Story on Controversial Test

When one thinks about the Washington Post these days they hardly think about Watergate and the Post’s alleged ‘glorious’ role in this poorly reported saga.  No, now one thinks of dictatorial control by the son of the Graham family, Donald Graham, alleged insider trading, millions spent on lobbying to thwart sensible regulations to control the […]

Breaking News

This just arrived in my email from the Washington Post… Breaking News: Household incomes drop for second straight year, census data show Household incomes plunged for the second year in a row in 2009, as fewer families earned over $100,000 a year while the ranks of the poor rose, according to census statistics released Tuesday. […]

You Can Never Be Crazy Enough.

OK, here’s the thing: I started out as a Mormon. It wasn’t my idea but I accepted it because there was no alternative at the time. So I tried really hard to be good at it. But never, never was I good enough. I was always saying hilarious things that trampled on the sensitivities of […]

Is Arne Duncan clinically a paranoid schizophrenic?

Education Secretary, Arne Duncan called Hurricane Katrina:

the best thing that happened to the education system in New Orleans because it forced the community to take steps to improve low-performing public schools, according to excerpts from the transcript of a television interview made public Friday afternoon

Health Insurance Companies Declare War

Last week PriceWaterhouseCoopers released a “study” commissioned by America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP).  This study has been widely de-bunked by a variety of sources, including the White House, Arthur Anderson (of Enron Fame) and most notably by PriceWaterhouseCoopers themselves.  Keep in mind, the study referred not to any bill with a “public option” or “single […]

20,000 Soldiers in Our Back Yard…you know, just in case

Why this is the only blog reporting this, scares the crap out of me. 20,000 uniformed troops for Homeland Security is a big move. What kind of threat or emergency are they needed for that the National Guard or our current Federal and local police can’t handle? And are these troops going to be standing […]