Archive for August, 2004

A book to read before you vote

American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush by Kevin Phillips

Rain on Saturday

Reason of the Day to Vote for John Kerry and John Edwards If you are following the adventures of the garden spider, you will be happy to know that the rain on Saturday did not damage the web significantly.

Money is heavy

It is difficult to move significant quantities of money from one pocket to another. Say, for example, you are the United States and you have a few thousand moldy million lying around, and you (or at least your leadership) wants to give it to good buddy Halliburton. People would look askance if you just handed […]