Monthly Archives: June 2010

Death penalty for corporations now on Facebook.

Now on Facebook — We need a death penalty for corporations! Like it and tell your friends! Bookmark on DeliciousDigg this postRecommend on FacebookBuzz it upshare via RedditShare with StumblersTweet about itBuzz it upSubscribe to the comments on this postTell … Continue reading

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We need a death penalty for corporations.

An article today at Bloomberg — BP Bankruptcy is Obama’s worst ni ghtmare — causes me to re-visit my thoughts from earlier this week on how we deal with corporations who commit crimes.  The more I think about this, the … Continue reading

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Mayor Cornett “gets it”.

Mayor Cornett “gets it”. NO one is more surprised than I to make this admission.  But after reading City Council Studies Future of Bus Transit in today’s Daily Oklahoman, I can come to no other conclusion.  The meat of the … Continue reading

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The Runaway General and the US Catholic Bishops

Rolling Stone magazine has certainly kicked over a hornet’s nest with its Runaway General article on the numerous issues dividing the aristocratic leadership of our splendid little war in Afghanistan.  It appears like it is the civilians versus the military … Continue reading

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Good bye and Good Riddance to Sallie Mae

Like many folks, I have a student loan.  It was a Sallie Mae loan.  Years ago, Sallie Mae went on an ad crusade to get borrowers to consolidate their loans and “lock in a low interest rate” in case rates … Continue reading

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The 800 Pound Gorilla in the BP/Gulf of Mexico Crises.

So we’re going to do “everything we can” to stop the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico AND clean everything up AND we’re going to make BP pay the bill.  Thus says the President in his speech this evening. But. … Continue reading

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The Gulf Oil Leak Charade

The political charade about the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico continues to the point of nausea. BP assures everyone it will pay all claims and make everyone “whole”. The government assures everyone it will make sure the situation … Continue reading

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