Category Archives: 1%

Why am I paying for your credit?


So, for a multitude of reasons, I pretty much live in a cash economy. And I wonder…why do I have to pay for everyone elses credit? Let’s be clear- accepting credit and debit cards is a major expense to retailers. … Continue reading

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TREASON


TREASON, A word that’s been thrown about frequently, and carelessly, by the right during the administration of Barack Obama. But let’s stop and think, for just a moment, about events of just the past couple weeks. We have had the … Continue reading

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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished- Homeless Camp Featured in Article “Cleared” by Police


I’m at a loss for words. So I’ll let others tell the story. Just a couple days ago Mother Jones published an article online about “The Jungle” – a homeless camp in the heart of wealthy Silicon Valley. Read it … Continue reading

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The Irony of Republican Opposition to Immigration Reform


First, I should point out-there are many republicans who DO want immigration reform. Indeed, possible Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have called for reforms. And Every republican president in my lifetime has forwarded some types of reforms. … Continue reading

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Immigration. And Capitalism.


It seems recently I’ve started seeing a bit of a new trend. Or the beginnings of one (if it goew well for them I suppose). Broaching the topic of legal immigration, not just illegal immigration. And yet…like so many issues … Continue reading

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Major Leauge Baseball TV Blackout Policies


An odd post for me to be writing. I’m not a huge baseball fan. And I’ve probably spent far more hours listening to games then watching them. But recently I was looking into the MLB supscription available on the Apple … Continue reading

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Profits First – NPPCR vs Apple


I found this little tidbit from Apples annual shareholder meeting quite interesting. It would seem that a conservative think tank, NCPPR (National Center for Public Policy Research had a heated run in with Apple CEO Tim Cook. You may know … Continue reading

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