The Rich, The Mega-Rich…And Then There’s the Rest Of Us.

Head fast to Mother Jones, right now. When you've gotten a look at these figures, and the truly vast sums of money held by the top 1/10 of 1% in our nation. Read more...

Goodbye, Unions. Hello Plutocracy: Government by the Wealthy

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This is about massive wealth, paid for in great part by the Koch Brothers and dozens of others like them, to bust the unions, but not for any of the things you’re talking about. When Citizens United was decided by the Supreme Court, only two entities were given the power to spend money freely as “individuals.” Read more...

The Koch Brothers. Something Wicked This Way Has Come

so many brown eggs make us wealthy

Wisconsin is not about union money. It is about the Koch Brothers, who are buying their way into complete power of industry and corporations over the wishes of America. I am desolate. Read more...

Baby Boomers: Our Unemployment Will Be Forever

abandoned luxury office building

[VIDEO] The people (all unemployed) are either broke or heading there fast. One former executive is excited about a job as a Walmart salesperson. A former shopaholic is now selling instead of buying. Selling what, you ask? Trash. Read more...

If You Think Wisconsin Is Just About Money You’re Wrong

the winners and the losers

It's not about union benefits and cheap-ass teachers and snowplowers and park workers who aren't willing to pay the same money the rest of us have to either. Then what? Find out. Read more...

On Leadership: I’m In a Teacher’s State of Mind

kids of all kinds together

So my tendency is to understand and appreciate the differences in kids, the different desires, hopes and dreams, the different backgrounds, the differences in mind and spirit and body. Read more...

Thoughts: Young Life, New and Fresh

very young puppy

What I would give to start again, knowing what I know now, and avoid the mistakes that caused others pain. Read more...

Top Ten Tweeps of St. Louis: Meet The Twansformer

The Twansformer

Congratulations to my friend and fellow St. Louisan, David Siteman Garland, for being named one of the Top 10 Tweeps of our city! David is star of...When asked, "What is the most bizarre Tweet you’ve ever seen?" he replied, "Every tweet is a little bit bizarre isn’t it?" Read more...

Go, Granny, Go Beats the Super Bowl! A Baby Boomer MUST SEE!

MaryPhyllisRhoda

TweetShare Anybody anywhere near my age remembers The Mary Tyler Moore Show in it’s original time frame. It was the 70s, and we were women! Hear us roar! We all adored Mary and her show. And that’s how we met Cloris Leachman. She played Mary’s uptight and bitchy landlady, Phyllis… Who is now the star [...] Read more...

6 Reasons Why Steve Jobs & Apple Dumped Flash

woman drops the apple

TweetShare There is a big debate raging on Twitter, in forums, in blog comments and a thousand million other places, long after the decision was made, about Apple no longer supporting Flash. Some think it’s selfish. Others think it’s brilliant. Most don’t care. I’m one of the rare non-tech types who is interested. That’s because I [...] Read more...

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