Corporate tax cheats and the taxpayers they employ…

There is some energy out there over the great corporate tax theft. The big four that are being focused on are Bank of America,CitiGroup,General Electric and Verizon. I readily concede there is something seriously wrong with the US tax codes. Contrary to the beliefs some want to preach this isn’t necessarily a progressive platform position….

STRATFOR:Wars

The following is from STRATFOR. It is an interesting read and one I enjoyed as an addition to the many sources of information about the Libyan Civil War I’ve been fortunate to use. For the card other sources have included AFP,Al Jazeera,BBC,DoD as well as direct and indirect items from the various wire services. Enjoy….

In2 Bill Maher…

There are times the guy infuriates me and other times I enjoy his application of his talent and style. He has put forth the common sense reality of the recent Quran burning and response in Afghanistan: “What it comes down to is there is one religion in the world that kills you when you disagree…

Robert Reich is big mad…

“The Prez and Ds caved in, endangering the recovery and strengthening the right-wing bullies. A tactical win for Prez and strategic loss.” Robert Reich on twitter I found that very interesting and thought-provoking—-thoughts?

In2 Random Updates etc.

In regard to Japan and a one liner I penned in my post In2theweekend 3.11-3.14 It STILL SUCKS to be in Japan. Japan offers the ultimate onion of potential posts,layers and layers that is to say. A nation that in real time is failing as an economic power. A people facing international pressures regard many…

Israel,Goldstone and what is next?

So the report that was used as a unifier to garner resentment,hate and or total disapproval of Israel in 09 is now to be disregarded? BBC Goldstone issues the equivalent to an international Ooopps! and that’s good? I don’t blog about Israel much nor have I ever fully disclosed my opinions of Israel the Palestinians,…

In2 Sharing 4.3.11

If the e social media is good for anything it is definitely sharing. In that spirit I offer: We will, I very much hope, be lucky enough to come out of this Wilsonian war in Libya with a decent result.  What follows, though, will not be a Wilsonian peace.  The Libyan adventure is a lot…

Scott Brown…RIP

The senator Massachusetts needs but not the one they deserve. That is my take on this one time US Senator.The truth is and always will be that a (R) from MA is a different animal than one form somewhere else in the Union. This is true for a number of reasons but contrary to the…

In2 A Question 4.3.11

From a historical perspective the current war in Libya is: 1. A variation on the Barbary War ? 2. A variation on a theme of The Bay of Pigs or Operation Ajax ? 3.Iraq ? 4.The Balkans ?