Daily Archives: December 28, 2006

“Put Another Ribbon On Your SUV”

Ever get tired of seeing yellow “Support Our Troops” ribbons on the ass-ends of cars belonging to people who never said a word against sending soldiers into battle on the cheap, without proper equipment or armor, ensuring that more of them would die or be maimed?

Cul Heath dug up a satiric video just for you.

Fat Cats Make Sure They’ll Get Fatter

The corporatocracy continues to marshall its forces in the attempt to gut any restraint that might be put on its greed now that the Democrats are in power. As we have been documenting, ever since the November elections corporations have been hiring scads of new lawyers and pushing the Bush Admin hard for regulation relief as well as doing everything in their power – which is considerable in a Pub govt – to kill the provisions of Sarbanes-Oxley once and for all. They continue to succeed. Equity firms have just joined the assault, banding together to lobby as a group. Continue reading