Seventy Nine Cents

Word Around the Net: VIVE LA DIFFERENCE Think about this objectively and it will make sense to you.  Say you have a company, and you have two prospective workers. Worker A might, and is likely to, take on a condition wherein they will miss 6-12 months of work or more, and by law the employer…

Cyprus: No longer a haircut, it’s now a decapitation.

Patterico’s Pontifications » Cyprus Could Be Taking 40 Percent Did we say 30 percent? Well, that was then and this is now: In the €10 billion, or $13 billion, bailout agreement announced Monday, only insured accounts up to €100,000 were protected from taxation to help fund the bailout, with estimates that uninsured depositors with larger accounts…

Today’s Quick Hits: 2013-03-27

Today’s Quick Hits (Dispatches from the VRWC and other oddities): 2013-03-27 Ace of Spades HQ CNN Threatens Daily Show Featuring Kathy Griffin and Anderson Cooper The Breitbart Empire Adam Carolla: Welfare Recipients ‘Atrophy’ Under Government Handouts Transgender Athletes Could Take Title IX Scholarships Amanda Knox To Be Tried For Third Time The Daley Gator Stripper…

Today’s Quick Hits: 2013-03-22

Today’s Quick Hits (Dispatches from the VRWC and other oddities): 2013-03-22 Ace of Spades HQ Nancy Pelosi Calls Herself “March Mad” for March Madness; Asked to Say Which Teams She’s Rooting For, She Says “Everyone, Especially the Players” Conservatives 4 Palin Derek Hunter | Sooner Or Later Progressives Will Get Around To You Palin 2016…

Today’s Quick Hits: 2013-03-21

Today’s Quick Hits (Dispatches from the VRWC and other oddities): 2013-03-21 Ace of Spades HQ Nine Percent of Yale Students (at a Workshop Designed to Challenge Their Conception of Sexually “Normal”) Report Having Engaged in Prostitution Your Government Is Now Officially Your Religion Feminism and the End of Countermyth American Power Readers Fume Over Failure…