Monthly Archives: November 2012 «

 

Daily Mail

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2012 at 12:20 pm » Comments Off

ROP: Girl, 15, ‘beheaded’ in Afghanistan after her family turned down marriage proposal

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2012 at 12:19 pm » Comments Off

Media Watch: Jeff Zucker named new president of CNN Worldwide

 

Hou. Chron.

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2012 at 12:18 pm » Comments Off

Prayers: Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2012 at 12:17 pm » Comments Off

Here We Go: Drive to Unionize Fast-Food Workers Begins

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2012 at 12:17 pm » Comments Off

Must-Read: The Trouble With Susan Rice

 

Dissolve Detroit?

Posted by: Phineas on November 29, 2012 at 12:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The city that’s been the butt of “urban wasteland” jokes for as long as I can recall may finally be reaching the end, as a state senator proposes disincorporation: It would no doubt be controversial, but the idea of dissolving the fiscally struggling city of Detroit and absorbing it into Wayne County is being […]

 

More on California’s epic self-inflicted failure

Posted by: Phineas on November 28, 2012 at 5:45 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s okay. It’s all in the name of fairness: California residents already contend with one of the most progressive tax codes in the country. Not only does California have high marginal rates, those high rates kick in at relatively modest income levels. California’s middle class residents earning $48,000 a year, for example, […]

 

California: We’re the best worst state! Yay? Updated.

Posted by: Phineas on November 28, 2012 at 2:04 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Now here’s something to be proud of. Thanks to nearly 50 years of  Democratic control of the legislature and the legislators’ kowtowing to public unions in return for donations and  support, the state of California –the Golden State, the land that inspired untold millions of dreams and created unheard of prosperity for […]

 

PA college to cut hours to avoid Obamacare

Posted by: Phineas on November 28, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Don’t say we didn’t warn you: Pennsylvania’s Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC) is slashing the hours of 400 adjunct instructors, support staff, and part-time instructors to dodge paying for Obamacare. “It’s kind of a double whammy for us because we are facing a legal requirement [under the new law] to get […]

 

ABC News

Posted by: ST on November 28, 2012 at 12:16 pm » Comments Off

Idiots: Naked Protesters Occupy John Boehner’s House Office