June 2013

hartmann you stinking, rotten capitalist pig you

"Absolute power corrupts absolutely" arose as part of a quotation by the expansively named and impressively hirsute John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, first Baron Acton (1834–1902). The historian and moralist, who was otherwise known simply as Lord Acton, expressed this opinion in a letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton in 1887:

Time to roll it back

For the past year or so, I have posted one or two blog entries calling for the impeachment of President Obama. The idea is is long past; he is such a weak and cowardly White House presence that now it's finally the time that investigations into the past administration's wrongdoings wrapped up with Obama's need to be investigated under the authority of a bill of impeachment.

flee not know where to start, so full of ideas

Cave boy write for flea on exciting saturday night, flea dreams him watching james garner play james garner on old tv westerns. Flea's favorite thing on blog is point out hartmann have feet of clay, as daniel describe to Nebuchadnezzar his major problem, like hartmann ideas built upon false premise that vapid capitalism good thing, greed good.

Public Education Continues to be Targeted by Fraudsters

Almost 4000 layoff notices have just been sent out to school personnel in Philadelphia. With this announcement I heard a comment on corp. radio news about the city needing to live within its means. I got so mad hearing this comment that I almost threw the god damn radio through my window. As the wealthiest country on the planet public education is the last thing we need to defund.

still spying and lying after all these years

San Francisco: video; event today; occupation to save community garden/permaculture; solidarity with Gezi Park

The greater political message behind this action involves resistance to corporate monoculture. Video is below.

who are they Thom? : for yore illucidation

Come let us reason together, right now natural gas seems a fungible, something they can convince themselves is worth pursuring.

NEW BOOKs by Economist Richard Wolff

"Capitalism hits the fan", and

"Democracy at Work"

by Economist Richard Wolff. Although Richard Wolff is from Harvard he is not a complete asshole. Amongst other things, he rips Obama for not raising the minimum wage - for which there is NO legitimate excuse for not doing other than a conscience choice by Obama to delegate a portion of the 99% to a position of poverty where they and their children will not participate in the American dream - more for the rest of us.

Special Thanks to Bill Moyer.

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Part 1 - Is Economic Disaster About to Hit & Are You Prepared?

Thom plus logo Right now the United States and the world are facing four massive trends that, in combination, we haven't faced since the 1920s. We are seeing the rise of a new and brutal form of governance with extraordinary industrial capacity and power in China, much as Nazi Germany rose in Europe.