Archive for June, 2012
A nice layout (large view) of many pieces of the industrial food machine.
White logo on black. Can someone say conversation piece?
This is one of those things that make you think: real or satire? I’ve checked around, and everything I come up with seems to point to the fact that this ad really is a product of the federal government. If anyone finds anything different, let me know. This isn’t just a promotion of the welfare [...]
It takes a guy from New York to write a great – and accurate – article about Detroit. So what is the difference between him and all of the other strangers who write shoddy articles about this city, as they repeatedly point to the same old ruin porn? He actually took the time to come [...]
Mish, otherwise known as Mike Shedlock, has quoted extensively from an article written by Eric Englund and I titled, “General Motors and the Intellectual and Moral Bankruptcy of Wall Street,” which ran on LewRockwell.com in 2008. To quote Mish: Underwriters get paid to pimp garbage. They do not care what fools, pension plans, or widows [...]
The lesson of this post is that if you are going to attack someone personally, along with their views/opinions, you might want to actually understand that person’s views, and not turn those views 180 degrees to suit your high time preference needs for vituperative conflict. I have ignored this raging lunatic for the last several [...]
I just came back from visiting my family members who live forty miles south of Minneapolis, in Northfield, MN. In March, my mother was taking up temporary residence in a nursing home in Northfield while nursing and rehabilitating a spinal injury. Since my father died, she has always had this need to take care of [...]