|Labor Day weekend travelers buying gas for less |
Ironman says mmmarvel says In Houston, yesterday, I paid $2.09 a gallon - not an uncommon price down here. Wondering if we'll see under $2.00 a gallon? I filled up at $2.08 yesterday in NJ......
|Billionaire offers to buy island for refugees |
Ceffer says That's so kind. Most billionaires would just buy them leaky boats.
|Bizarro world-heroes are hounded and Hilalry defended |
Ironman says That depends on what the definition of "is" is.
|Liberals and real race issues. |
Ironman says tatupu70 says we can argue all day You certainly can, how about making a point for once!!
|Chicago to push for $500 mil in property tax increases |
SoftShell says The pizza sucks too
|Celebrities Eating Sandwiches |
|No sign of wage growth in latest numbers |
|Generation Rent |
mmmarvel says Let's see, there are LOTS of possible solutions but I seriously doubt that she would think that there would be any way that they would work for her. First, she makes 30K pounds...
|U.S. adds 173,000 jobs in August |
http://www.centralvalleybusine Nations jobless rate drops to 5.1 percent • A bit less than economists had predicted Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 173,000 in August, and the unemployment rate edged down to 5.1 percent, the...
|17-year old girl FINALLY coaxes boyfriend into suicide |
I Swallowed a Red Pill says iwog says Nice edit. I never said anything about my wife. You're going back and removing references to your wife's sexual proclivities? That's cool. I totally respect that. You...
|Apple is next US tech company to be destroyed by commoditisation |
lostand confused says Well, they have like 200 billion in cash or some such? But I think iphones is 70% of their sales ? So yeah they can't keep on for ever and Steve Jobs...
|Working half your life is terrible |
lostand confused says tovarichpeter says So 9 out of 10 workers spend half their waking lives doing things they dont really want to do in places they dont particularly want to be. it does not...
|Dear Parents, dont expect your homebuying Millennials to pay you back |
ja says Ironman says report that found in the 1970s, new homebuyers found homes that cost about 1.7 times their annual pay. Today, the typical first-time homebuyer purchases a home that costs 2.6 times his...
|Democrat thrown in Jail for refusing to issue a gay marriage license. |
DieBankOfAmericaPhukkingDie says Ceffer says Don't be so politically insensitive. Gays don't jump through windows. Then she'll appear on TV shows, wretching righteously while describing the howling IHLs surrounding her and licking her in the name...
|Americans Have Never Been Dumber |
Ceffer says The SAT's also have been downgraded a couple of times since the 1960's to reflect the steady decreasing performance of the test takers, and to cause less embarrassment to the usual indicated groups...
|Ten Reasons It's A Terrible Time To Buy An Expensive House |
Livepeace says @Sophieil, I hear the hard situation you are in. If I were you, these are the steps I would take: 1) explore any small prossibility of moving, even if it seems not an...
|Debunking Donald Trump |
marcus says And so it begins. If I could sell Trump futures, I would be selling with both hands right now. This is the peak. IT will be interesting though, to see his behavior when...
|These people are domestic enemies. |
HEY YOU says I thought this was just a room full of assholes,
|STEM a/o educational wonks, really don't know what they're talking |
Rin says MMR says If one were headed on the path to the London online program, how would the MIT courses or UIUC courses be used? The streaming free classes (MIT, UI, etc) are there...
|It's good to be a billionaire. |
Ceffer says Global slavery is legal? Where's the online catalog!
|Cops take away man's insulin and watch him die |
Ceffer says The guards probably just thought he was a junkie kicking. He probably was, in addition to his diabetes, and had an excuse to always have a needle until then.
|STEM is not culturally prestigious |
MMR says Rin says Al Gore, who's too stupid or lazy to pass even that program. Yet he invented the internet
|Working women still lag men in opinion of workplace equity |
landtof says some of my favorite bosses/co-workers have been women. i really enjoy working with some of them. it's just that the majority of them bring that gossipy drama bullshit into the business environment. they...
|What the Iran deal means for world science |
http://phys.org/news/2015-09-e Still, science has managed to thrive in Iran, according to Allan Goodman, president of the Institute of International Education in New York. "We got a pretty consistent message that their science is alive and...
|The refugee crisis that does not need to be |
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ Europe. But before we get carried away by such apocalyptic rhetoric, we should recognize that if there is a crisis, it is one of politics, not capacity. There is no shortage of drama in...
|Tesla Model 3 to start at 35k |
landtof says Straw Man says At $35K a pop? I doubt it. That shit belongs to Golf/Civic segment, i.e. $18-25K. those owners can barely afford gas, and so they go to pep boys or the...
|Three jail guards charged with murder of mentally ill inmate |
zzyzzx says Three jail guards murder of mentally ill inmate
|What to do with worthless dollars? |
zzyzzx says What to do with worthless dollars? Buy stocks. They are on sale right now!!!
|Cop shot and crashed his own patrol car |
Ironman says He must have been using one of these:
|45 murders in 31 days: Looking back at Baltimore's deadliest month since 1972 |
zzyzzx says Thanks for reminding me to complete my home-made flamethrower before the next rounds of riots start.
|Rewriting The Rules - Trump's Rise Is Unprecedented |
zzyzzx says Just liked Donald Trump on Facebook.
|Modafinila approved by scientists as brain booster |
http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET Off-license users of modafinila drug developed to treat various sleep disordershave known for some time that it doubles as a surprisingly effective cognitive enhancer, and with very few side effects. A new systematic review...
|Public allowed to use public park in San Francisco! |
zzyzzx says Landru3000 says Wait a second... I thought it was good to privatize government services. Help me here, which is it? It is good, since you get rid of the pension obligations that often...
|Going through my old Disgust comments. |
This was posted at CNN in the Disgust comments. I was looking at my Disgust account, now that there are sensible people on the internet and want to talk about possitive people, with out Obama's...
|Trump Now In the 30's |
Ironman says mell says The Trumpening is getting louder and louder - quick some more pc articles about what an asshole DT is! Teflon-Don repels everything - this election will be good fun. It's interesting......
|IMF opposes raising interest rates |
http://money.cnn.com/2015/09/0 The International Monetary Fund has warned the world's biggest economies against raising interest rates too soon. There are still too many risks to global growth, the fund said. Advanced economies should continue to pursue...
|Did BASF sell talc containing asbestos |
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/ Engelhard Corp. nine years ago for $5 billion, executives unknowingly inherited a ticking legal time bomb. It all began decades ago over the seemingly mundane industrial product talc, used in everything from wallboards to...
|Drill! Baby! Drillers are immune to radioactivity. |
bgamall4 says Glowing vegetables is all we need.
|What is the so-called China Syndrome |
http://www.cepr.net/publicatio The financial markets have been through some wild and crazy times over the last two weeks, although it appears that they have finally stabilized. The net effect of all the gyrations is that a...
|The "China Panic" is not a cause for alarm |
http://www.cepr.net/publicatio One of the benefits of the massive inequality in the distribution of wealth is that the vast majority of us can sit back and enjoy the show when stock markets go into a worldwide...