Tuesday, August 5th, 2008
SERIOUS LEGISLATION OR ANOTHER EMPTY GESTURE FOR THE BASE?
Chances are if you hang around this planet long enough, you’ll witness first hand the best and the worst that mankind has to offer. You’ll see messiahs - - mostly self-appointed - - come and go. And if you are really fortunate, you will […]
Tuesday, April 15th, 2008
SCIENTISTS DISCOVER HOW TO GROW PORK, CHICKEN, AND BEEF THROUGH CELL CULTURE IN VATS
Wouldn’t it be kinda nifty if it were possible to have all of the pork, chicken, and beef that anyone would ever want to chow down on, without the environmental and ethical consequences created by the outdated and barbaric process of raising […]
Tuesday, April 1st, 2008
THE BILL, VEHEMENTLY OPPOSED BY THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY, WOULD GRANT THE FDA POWER TO REGULATE CIGARETTE ADDITIVES, WHILE NOT ALLOWING THE AGENCY TO BAN NICOTINE
“The bill would lead to sweeping changes in both the FDA and the tobacco industry,” according to an article in todays Wall Street Journal. Moreover, the bill would codify ideas championed […]
Sunday, March 9th, 2008
CORPORATIONS FIGHT TOUGHER SMOG RULES IN SPITE OF WHAT IT WILL MEAN TO THOSE WHO SUFFER FROM CONDITIONS EITHER CAUSED BY OR GREATLY AGGRAVATED BY THE POLLUTION IN THE AIR THAT THEY BREATHE
While most of America is caught-up this week bickering over who is best qualified to answer the phone at 3 AM, those lobbying […]
Friday, November 23rd, 2007
FOOD BANKS SUFFER FROM SHARPLY REDUCED DONATIONS FORCING MANY TO GO HUNGRY ON THIS,THE MOST AMERICAN OF HOLIDAYS
The fact that the following condition exists for many in America today is disgracefull. As we give thanks this day, we should remember those who are suffering and commit to embrace their issues in the year to […]
Wednesday, October 10th, 2007
INSURANCE COMPANIES DOING BUSINESS IN THE STATE WOULD BE BARRED FROM DENYING COVERAGE DUE TO AGE OR PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS
After much speculation, California’s Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, has gone on record with his plans to insure the almost seven million Californians who presently do not have health insurance.
Under the governor’s bill, Californians would be […]
Friday, September 14th, 2007
KILLS PSA’S ALERTING PARENTS TO THE BENEFIT OF BREAST FEEDING OVER FORMULA
Far too often, lately, it becomes necessary for us to to use our not-so-bully pulpit to call attention to injustices, large and small, being fostered on “We the People” by corporate America and their friends in the Bush administration.
The recently uncovered 2004 battle […]
Saturday, September 8th, 2007
BIPOLAR DISORDER IS USUALLY CHARACTERIZED BY PERIODS OF EXTREME HAPPINESS AND ENERGY - AND THEN DEPRESSION. SURE SOUNDS LIKE GEORGE BUSH TO ME
I have been searching around for a suitable diagnosis so as to better understand George Bush, the man and the president.
Then suddenly, just the other day, I came upon the following story […]
Tuesday, July 31st, 2007
GROWING UP, I WAS TAUGHT THAT IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EVERY GENERATION TO MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE FOR THOSE WHO WILL FOLLOW
Oh Joy, another hot and muggy New York type of day! The sort of day so unpleasant that the mere act of leaving one’s air-conditioned bubble can be traumatizing […]
Tuesday, June 12th, 2007
THE MEASURE ALSO WOULD REQUIRE AMERICANS TO USE 36 BILLION GALLONS WORTH OF RENEWABLE FUELS BY 2022.
It was with a certain amount of chagrin that I posted this latest drivel from the boys and girls at the helm of this crazy nation. Seriously my friends, who do they think that […]