March 2010

  • Monday 22 March '10 show notes

    • Guests:
      • Dr. Robert "Bob" Letcher, Parkinson's patient targeted by Tea Partiers at rally in Ohio; activist/philosopher.
      • Eamonn Fingleton, international economics journalist; best selling author of "In the Jaws of the Dragon".
    • Topics:
  • Seems like we've got a new fad: faxing pictures of nooses and gallows to congressmen's offices

    republican imagesSeems like we've got a new fad: faxing pictures of nooses and gallows to congressmen's offices. Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC), the House Majority Whip, got one. And Rep. Stupak (D-MI) got one too.

  • Is Amazon the #1 Threat To Jobs?

    The conventional wisdom is that outsourcing to places like China is the biggest threat to American jobs.

    And while that's definitely true, there's a new threat on the horizon.

    As it expands out from its online bookstore roots, Amazon has approached virtual monopoly status - and regular retailers are paying the price.