Category Archives: fiscal cliff

Algorithms Reshaping Our World..For Better or Worse?

From TED Kevin Slavin argues that we’re living in a world designed for — and increasingly controlled by — algorithms. In this riveting talk from TEDGlobal, he shows how these complex computer programs determine: espionage tactics, stock prices, movie scripts, … Continue reading

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Debt Ceiling, Deficits, and Taxes

This blog originally appeared  July 2011 Plus ca change, plus c’est la meme chose No, I have no answers. Just wanted to say that I find Congress, and  the President total embarrassments. The fiscal mess is all THEIR fault, both … Continue reading

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Higher Education Necessary for the Future: Don’t Attack It Make It Affordable

Repost from August 2011. Fiscal responsibility is very important. Our financial woes as a nation have become a terrible burden. The fiscal waste and mismanagement has come home to roost and people are running for cover, especially the pundits and … Continue reading

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Some Conservatives are Asshats Too

Repost April 21, 2010 Someone needs to explain to me the thinking in the conservative circles of America right now. Granted they all hate and I mean loathe Barack Obama. As my readers also know I am anything but a … Continue reading

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What the Hagel Debacle Teaches Us @ Our Dysfunctional Political System

Now that the Hagel debacle is over and our Senate has accepted the most inept Secretary of Defense in the United State’s history, at one of the most volatile times in our history, it behooves this country to take a … Continue reading

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