Category Archives: News

Anything in the news or a current event

Is anyone actually surprised?

Rock drummers are like athletes, in terms of stamina and exertion.

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Chuck Schumer

Could he be any more clueless?

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Not Surprising to See Issues

Credit Card Ghosts, including somr interesting links to factoids and statistics about credi cards.

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Hoarding

Apart from cost and fussiness, depending on model, I actually like the compact florescents, and what they did to the electric bill. At least, until the electric usage we were getting billed for nearly doubled for no apparent reason. One … Continue reading

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Love the Title

As I always say, The Constituion Means What It Says. I think Scalia is my new favorite. Wait. Did I have a favorite before? Trouble is, it means what it says about takings, too. Poor Kelo.

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Too Close

Like I said, the Court’s vote on Heller was way too close, even if the majority opinion was relatively sensible and unambiguous.

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Text Messages Private

Apparently text messages are private from employers, per the court.

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Undoing a Wrong

Richard Grasso is holding up well in court so far.

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Gas and Credit Cards Meet, Trouble Ensues

So gas stations are having trouble staying open, duh, when credit card fees eat more per gallon than you earn. Given that, the return of cash discounts couldn’t be far behind.

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Big Surprise

There seems to be a link between depression and a hunger hormone. Imagine that!

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Telework

With my family situation, type of work, and commuting costs, working from home has been not only much on my mind, but a conscious thing we’re trying to pursue. Sun recently pursued telework in a big way after determining the … Continue reading

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Didn’t We Know This?

The credit card industry is pond scum.

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