I have to admit, the fact that my Tumblr post of a Russell Brand quote about how no one wants to talk about income inequality is my most liked/reblogged post ever does a lot to reinforce my preconceptions of how Millenials feel, and how it doesn't bode well that they continue to face condescension from Boomers and from Very Serious People.
In our company's never ending search for phishing sites, I often run across oddly specific dating sites. For example, www.gayjewishpersonals.com and www.datea[fill in the blank].com. The world is a wonderfully weird place.
They say if you stand for nothing, then you'll fall for anything. Apparently, I've become rather apathetic about issues in the world today. Rick Warren is on Piers Anthony and I can't recall if I'm supposed to like or dislike him. I recognize the name but I don't know why. Oh well...back to whatever I was doing before my brain sidetracked me.
Banks are holding trillions in excess reserves and are getting paid .25% interest payments by the feds to hold them. Banks aren't loaning reserves to small businesses because the interest payments are a lower risk investment. These profits go to bank stockholders. Who decides on these policies? Representatives from bank stockholders.
So basically, the Democrats have to maintain control of the Senate or the WH, otherwise it's almost certain that a Republican-controlled Senate will abolish the filibuster outright - Hot Air http://hotair.com/archive...