Thank You America: Democracy and the Bailout

I’m so excited that Congress rejected the Wall Street bailout. I was kinda stunned watching the whole thing as it was going on.

It seemed surreal. The Bush administration and the mainstream media kept tossing around the word “crisis.” This reminded me of the fog in which the Patriot Act was passed. The language these guys were . . . → Read More: Thank You America: Democracy and the Bailout

The Exaggeration Crisis

America faces an alarming crisis of epic proportions! Yes, I’m exaggerating, and that’s the problem. Everyone is exaggerating everything.

I saw this ad about the “climate crisis”:

Okay, it’s a little funny. But when did the climate change/global warming issue become a crisis? Even in the most extreme scenarios the biggest changes will take decades to occur. I . . . → Read More: The Exaggeration Crisis