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With the convincing win of Wisconsin Gov Scott Walker, pundits are trying to credit the victory to one group / idea / individual more than any other. Where do you think the credit goes?
A Pew Research Center study, spanning 25 years, rebuts the belief that voters are far more unified than their elected representatives. Where do you see this divide coming from? The Politicians > The People > The Pundits > All The Previous P's > Pew, That Study Stinks.
CA voters are being asked to approve a $1/pack increase in the cigarette tax. Gov't officials & proponents say the $735M raised will ONLY go to finance cancer research. You say?
I Believe They Are Telling The Truth
I Believe They Have The Best Intentions
I Know They Are Lying
"I'm not ready for a relationship" was the #1 reason men gave for dumping a woman. Which of the following came in second on the list? Too Much Fighting | Her Sex Drive Is Too Low | Bad Hygiene | Too Hairy | Bad Kisser
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When Welfare Pays Better than Work
CATO INSTITUTE: By Michael D. Tanner - The federal government funds 126 separate programs targeted towards low-income people, 72 of which provide either cash or in-kind benefits to individuals. (The rest fund community-wide programs for low-income neighborhoods, with no direct benefits to individuals.) State and local governments operate more welfare programs.Of course, no individual or family gets benefits from all 72 programs, but many do get aid from a number of them at any point in time. - Read more...
Startups Aiming To Improve The World
Many organizations and individuals have found technology to be a great medium in order to change the world for the better. With the work of foundations such as the Gates Foundation, support from initiatives such as social enterprise accelerator Wayra UnLtd and the Nominet Trust… - Read more...
Is Your Toaster Spying On You?
For Americans concerned about their privacy, the NSA data grabs are daunting, but what about the data grabs happening inside your own home, perpetrated not by the government, but by your coffee machine? - Read more...
Me and My Obamaphones: Not on welfare or below the poverty line? Never mind — here’s your free phone
NATIONAL REVIEW ONLINE: By Jillian Kay Melchior - Confession: You’re paying my phone bill. In the past month, I have received three shiny new cell phones, courtesy of American taxpayers, that should never have fallen into my hands. - Read more...
Eye-popping excuses in American political scandals
WASHINGTON TIMES: Delaware state officials have told Congress they likely destroyed the computer records that would show when and how often they accessed Christine O'Donnell's personal tax records. Larry Craig had a wide stance, Mark Sanford was hiking and Patrick Kennedy was rushing for a vote. Here are some head-scratching explanations for political scandals. - Read more...