In the 1980s, the Reagan administration reduced top marginal tax rates by a significant percentage. The theory was that some of the benefits would “trickle down” from senior executives to lower-paid individuals, thereby providing perhaps all employees with an...
I went to see a new doctor, and his office was in something called a "Professional Building." I felt better right away   George Carlin It's the economy, stupid! God knows that's what Trump wanted the campaign slogan for this campaign to...
When I was a middle school teacher, I had to take several months off for spinal surgery. The doctors literally "cut my throat" in order to go in and work on my cervical vertebrae. When I returned to school,...
In the euphoric days following the Democratic steamroller in the US House, the conversation quickly turned, since as Democrats we’re actually concerned with governing, The Democratic challengers had made quite a few rather concrete promises, and the question was how...
Let the games begin. As I write this, the world is waiting for the Tangerine Tantrum Machine to tell us all how we totally misunderstood what he said yesterday, and how strongly he shoved Putin into the corner when nobody...
OK Democrats, in another two months it’s going to be time to put up or shut up. We got the House over the finish line, and we did it the old fashioned way, we worked our collective ass off...
It's no new insight that recent legislation in Idaho and Georgia is slashing women's reproductive rights and sending them back to the days of back street butchers for abortions. This is abominable in 2019. It's positively medieval. And so...
Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) gives a briefing on New York's COVID-19 response every day. Today he highlighted a letter from a Kansas farmer, as reported by Jen Hayden of the Daily Kos. The farmer's name is Dennis; Cuomo redacted his...
Look we all get it, everybody hates Donald Trump. Hell, when Trump leaves the house in the morning, even Melania says "Have a nice day dah-link. And don't forget to cross against the lights!" But Donald Trump doesn't just survive by...
Teri is now officially on furlough, it began Tuesday, the day before our 17th anniversary. She was notified by her manager that while the company is continuing to offer insurance coverage for employees, since she is no longer receiving...

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