Vincent Nunes's blog
The fun just never ends.
Christopher Ketcham has a new piece just posted in Orion Magazine, titled “The Reign of the One Percenters: Income Inequality and the Death of Culture in New York City.” Find it here: http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/articles/article/6470/
John Kennedy O'Hara is still fighting the good fight:
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg continues to miss the point of the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Before I get to this, you should check out Christopher Ketcham's piece for the Albany Times-Union in regards to the OWS Movement - is it a movement, or is it street theater?
It's truly disheartening to see our mainstream media and our elected officials' failed attempts to marginalize the public protest termed the Occupy Wall Street movement.
Let's just spell this one out, okay?
You were too stupid to get a decent score on the exam, so you pay for a more accomplished student to take the exam for you. This is what happens:
The "reason" cited is that the Durbin Amendment has put an "undue" limit to the fees that banks were formerly charging customers.
Mazel Tov, dear readers!
I gotta say that Chris Christie gives a hell of a speech.
If my life were a Greek myth, Howard “Gatemouth” Graubard would be Poseidon; David “mole333” would be a conglomeration of Scylla and Charybdis; and I would be playing the part of Odysseus/Ulysses, trying to make it home to my family. Of course, I can’t take sole credit for evading their barbs; I’ve Athena on my side.
The U.N. is said to be contemplating delaying the vote on the application for Palestinian statehood - http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-un-palestinians-20110921,0,4194458.story - at the same time, former NYC Mayor Edward Koch is praising President Obama for his premptive vote denying them statehood.
I'm gonna say this as plain as I can. High Fructose Corn Syrup almost did me in.
There's no reason whatsoever, except for PROFITS, as to why our sodas and soft drinks are sweetened by HFCS.
As to those of you drinking the "diet" versions of those sodas and soft drinks; I hope you all reconsider your choice, before you find out that only the first three letters apply to your ingestion of a known carcinogen and a neurotoxin.