X-Mass: Corporate Media proclaims economic good times are back as holiday shoppers’ credit card DEBT SOARS!
The economic good times are back for the credit card issuers – that much is for sure – but I don’t know about the consumers making up the 99%!
AND, HELLO!!! IT’S 8 FUCKING YEARS LATER AND WE ARE STILL A CONSUMPTION DRIVEN ECONOMY?!?! BEING LED THROUGH THE NOSE BY THE FINANCE INDUSTRY?!?!? AND ALL WE HAVE TO LOOK FORWARD TO IS THE TPP?!?!? IT’S AN OBAMANATION!
And then there is this gem from Matt Taibbi:
Any connection we should investigate? These digital voting machines could be easily compromised (again)
Previously I wrote a little about Nietzsche here. Its no scholarly approach I admit. When I had need of a friend, I invented one. But did I ever have a "friend" in Nietzsche.
I think so, but the evidence to the contrary is formidable. Again, its been over a decade since I actually read his work so my ability to cull quotes and piece them together and so forth is limited, so I'll approach the matter somewhat tentatively.
New Year's morning: 2016. The chains drag up my stairs, the door creaks open and the ghost of Richard Nixon moans, shakes his chains, as rotted skin falls like gray snowflakes.
"Aren't you late to be a Christmas Eve ghost, Mr. President? It's New Year's Day."
"Spiro's slow doing his only job in Hell again. He just finished scraping the stank off my soul, damn him."