Ben: Linking

2012

03

Jul

The Facts Make It Clear: Public Workers and Unions Are Not Overpaid

The Facts Make It Clear: Public Workers and Unions Are Not Overpaid Public sector and union workers make modest salaries with hard-earned benefits. Rather than trying to reduce public sector pay, industry leaders should be addressing wage inequality in the private sector by bringing employee compensation closer to the level warranted by 30 years of […]

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03

Jul

Robert Reich: Mitt Romney and the New Gilded Age

Robert Reich: Mitt Romney and the New Gilded Age But the real issue here is that Romney’s Bain is part of the same system as Jamie Dimon’s JPMorgan Chase, Jon Corzine’s MF Global and Lloyd Blankfein’s Goldman Sachs — a system that has turned much of the economy into a betting parlor that nearly imploded […]

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2011

07

Jun

Overthrow Judgment & Liberate Love

From People of the Second Chance: http://potsc.com/ PEOPLE OF THE SECOND CHANCE IS A SCANDALOUS AWAKENING OF RADICAL GRACE IN LIFE AND LEADERSHIP. WE EXIST TO OVERTHROW JUDGMENT, LIBERATE LOVE AND LIVE A LIFE THAT REBELS WITH GRACE FOR EVERYONE.

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24

Jan

Swanson Pyramid of Greatness

“A perfectly calibrated recipe for maximum personal achievement.” Oh, and fish? “For sport only. Fish meat is practically a vegetable.” Get your own printable PDF version here: Ron Swanson Pyramid of Greatness

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06

Jan

Michael Vick Deserves to Die.

Michael Vick Deserves to Die. In his blog-post at the Church & Culture Blog: http://www.churchandculture.org/blog.asp?id=611, James Emery White writes: Not on the Vick bandwagon is commentator Tucker Carlson who, commenting on Obama’s praise of an act of grace, said that Vick did not deserve a second chance. Carlson said he should be killed. “I’m a […]

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2010

23

Dec

03

Nov

File Under: Illinois Campaign News That Shouldn’t Be Surprising: Bill Brady vs. Pat Quinn

In Illinois Campaign News That Should Not Be Surprising: It appears Pat Quinn won with the working class. They essentially split the middle class. And Bill Brady won with those that made six figures.  Take a look at this (source). 2009 total family income: Under $30,000 Brady 27 Quinn 66 $30,000 – $49,999 Brady 35 […]

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02

Nov

An-tea Party?

An-tea Party? There are some great pictures of signs from the Stewart/Colbert Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear. Check them out. This “3rd Amendment” one is one of my personal favorites.

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