Monthly Archives: November 2008

Remember the Oak Hill General Store in Standish Maine?

If you haven’t read the reviews or written one of your own, now is your chance: Merchant Circle City Squares Yelp Google Maps and Reviews RatePoint (where your reputation is everything) Manta And most important:  Here is a local blog, called … Continue reading

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word du jour: LIBERAL

Merriam-Webster online offers several definitions of LIBERAL: 1 a: of, relating to, or based on the liberal arts <liberal education> b archaic : of or befitting a man of free birth 2 a: marked by generosity : openhanded <a liberal … Continue reading

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The Mumbai Terrorists Left Nothing To Chance

“Nothing would be left to chance. Even the times of the tides were checked and rechecked to ensure that the terrorists would be able to arrive when their first target, the Café Leopold, was full of unsuspecting tourists enjoying the … Continue reading

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The Big 3 Auto Makers Want Your Money Too; Should We Give It To Them?

“It is almost impossible to overstate the short-sightedness and pigheadedness of the management teams at the Big Three automakers. In the past few years GM executives have repeatedly derided the idea of a business model based on building fuel efficient … Continue reading

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We should have let AIG close their doors, they’re a bunch of sheisters (no pay, my ass)

“They just can’t help themselves, can they? Call it “retention pay” or “cash bonuses” or some other euphemism — but the fact is that your tax dollars are going to reward people who are lucky to even have jobs. There … Continue reading

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Celebrity Terrorism

Perhaps we have come to the point where casually self-radicalised, sociopathic individuals can form a loose organisation, acquire sufficient weapons and equipment for a few thousand dollars, make a basic plan of action and indulge in a violent expression of … Continue reading

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word du jour: KINETIC

Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines KINETIC as: the forces and energy associated with the motion of material bodies The hell you say!  How can you use that word in a sentence.  Well…  right now I am going to use the help … Continue reading

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