Last Thursday, I extolled the virtues of not eating much.
neodiehl: “Or you could have a nice glass of wine . . . ”
Drink a glass of red wine (and get some exercise) every day and you’ll live forever.
In one minute, in case you haven’t seen […]
Florida’s former Republican Party chairman, in some hot water himself, charges that the Republican Party systematically attempts to suppress the black vote. It is also working to suppress the youth vote.
A GOOD QUESTION
By Harold Meyerson, Published: July 24 The Washington Post
Suppose Mitt Romney […]
So the first thing to say is: if you haven’t yet seen those three minutes — in which one of the nation’s best-known nightly […]
I don’t eat much. Saves time, saves money, saves the planet*; good for your looks, good for your health — and makes everything you do eat taste better.
This is such a simple yet life-changing, life-extending win-win-win-win-win-win I think I’ll leave it at that.
*A lot […]
The main reason not to vote for Mr. Romney in my view is the global depression that would result from the Republican austerity vision to which he and the House Republicans are so deeply committed. They would out-Hoover Hoover at exactly the time we should be investing to rebuild our infrastructure — both because it’s […]
I’ve not yet found the 90 minutes to watch the thorium video that kicked off this little series — I will. In the meantime, thanks to Jim Gulecas for passing on this “very layman friendly documentary,” which at 28 minutes I did find time to watch. (And. per yesterday’s column, if you […]
From Popular Mechanics: Thorium has nearly 200 times the energy content of uranium without creating plutonium—an ingredient for nuclear weapons. Is this the nuclear fuel of the future? It just may be.
Beth sends along “194 of President Obama’s Accomplishments! With Citations!” It includes this challenge to his 2008 voters: “If […]
Ted Graham: “Hacker News is a news site for people interesting in tech startups. This discussion of thorium reactors has contributions from dozens of people. I didn’t see any compelling arguments against the idea.”
Del Rickel: “Thorium is the answer. More Thorium than uranium in the Earth’s crust. Reactors cannot melt-down ala […]
LOVE V. HATE IN JACKSONVILLE
Dick: “Thanks for yesterday’s item from the former Jacksonville mayor. I have sent it on to a friend in Omaha who is gay and whose brother condemns, reviles, and badmouths him constantly, especially on Facebook. The brother is, predictably, a rock-solid Republican, hyper-uptight self-styled Christian (of the kind Jesus […]
RELEASING TAX RETURNS
So Mitt Romney is stonewalling on his taxes — and getting pretty badly beaten up for that.
Jonathan H.: “I received an SBA loan to help my small business grow. Thanks Uncle Sam! I had to provide three years of tax returns to get this loan. Is my little $38,000 loan […]
Quote of the Day
If you think it's messy there, said Albert Einstein of his paper-strewn office, you should see it up here, he smiled, pointing to his head.~.
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