In early 2003, there were no Islamic extremists in Iraq, or at least none that dared raise their heads above ground. Then the Americans and their “coalition of the willing” invaded.
Today, Islamic extremists so vile even al-Qaeda disowns them have taken control of a huge swath of the country including major cities and now . . . → Read More: Bill Longstaff: The Islamic State—should we be helping to clean up the Americans’ mess?
90% of Americans support universal background checks for guns yet on Wednesday the American Senate struck down that legislation. That’s not very democratic, is it?
Those in Canada who fervently cling to the idea that voting will make our Senate democratic almost completely ignore the problems that come with it, such as the lobbyists and . . . → Read More: The Scott Ross: The Undemocratic Elected Senate & The Democratic Appointed One
All the attention focused on how costly it is to make pennies is worth less than any piece of copper.
For much of last year the most popular cited reason, the go-to justification for scrapping the penny was that making one costs more than what it’s worth. Simple economics, or even simple logic shows . . . → Read More: The Scott Ross: Penny Wise, World Foolish: Pennies Never Cost A Cent
Fight Night! (GIF from GifWich)
So, ummmm, the Obama VS. Romney rumble in the mountains (it was in Colorado…get it?) was less a debate than it was two Economics professors arguing about which shade of grey was better. Oh, and one hate’s Big Bird…seriously. Clearly, Prof. Romney won the debate and proved that his . . . → Read More: Paulitical Satire: Tips for Barack Obama on How to NOT Suck in the Next Debate
So, our esteemed videographer William Matthews and I wanted to try something a little different this week, and so we’d like to introduce a new segment called “Get Over it”. In this episode, we’re going to cover a few hot topics that people should probably stop worrying about and just get over. Consider this my . . . → Read More: Paulitical Satire: Get Over It – Movie Monday
The Hole Truth comes in two parts: altered US flags and drawings on vintage police shooting targets.
In order to create his first show at envoy enterprises, German-born, New-York based artist Brian Kenny created a series with the Hole Truth that reconstructs iconic objects in his effort to reflect on what it means . . . → Read More: Art Threat: The Hole Truth and Nothing but the Truth
a little coverage for my American friends and worth considering for Canadians……..The elite are delighted with the Wisconsin situation. They rub their hands together gleefully as the last vestiges of the middle class start to tear each other apart. They urge on the vicious comments against the public service sector.For decades the elite have resisted . . . → Read More: Seeing Red in the Southwest: Tea Party Tyrants
a little coverage for my American friends and worth considering for Canadians……..The elite are delighted with the Wisconsin situation. They rub their hands together gleefully as the last vestiges of the middle class start to tear each other apart. … . . . → Read More: Seeing Red in the Southwest: Tea Party Tyrants