(Source: www.variousmiseries.blogspot.com) http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/jacob-lew-close-the-tax-loophole-on-inversions/2014/07/27/2ea50966-141d-11e4-98ee-daea85133bc9_story.html?hpid=z2 http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-07-10/companies-go-offshore-to-avoid-taxes-still-get-federal-contracts And so it goes. Corporations that are called American by its CEOs, and that are beneficiaries of all those American services and infrastructure others are paying taxes for, …..

Poor McDonald’s. It seems everyone rips their food, some blame it for the ever-increasing epidemic of obesity and the financial markets are basically apathetic about its stock. It’s not loved like Chipotle with its organic food, Margaritas and soaring stock …..


A federal court ruled today that subsidies for health care premiums could only be paid to those using health care exchanges set up by states. Of course, the problem is that a whopping thirty-six states, most of them Republican-controlled, do …..

With dysfuntion in Washington and an ever-increasing number of crises around the world, many institutions on which people rely are miserably failing. But at least members of one group, in one situation, have distinguished themselves this past week. Can you …..

http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/james-garner-leading-man-of-film-and-television-dies-at-86/2014/07/20/878167f4-c5da-11df-94e1-c5afa35a9e59_story.html?hpid=z4 http://www.cbsnews.com/news/james-garner-tv-and-movie-legend-dead-at-86/

I had written about a thousand words for a story that was going to respond to those who thought us naive to think that Barack Obama could usher in some post-racial era in America. My thesis was that the post-racial …..

I have started to rethink the rationale many use for allowing gay marriage. This rationale simply put is that being gay is not a choice and therefore gays should not be penalized for something they didn’t choose. Thus, they should …..