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Solar panels are the Internet of electricity
By tovarichpeter in misc   15 comments, latest 21 minutes ago:
CL says My problem with "conservatives" is that they say they want lower taxes and for everything to be market-based, but when the companies above do both, they pretend to be bothered by it. What...

Quite Squirming
By Dan8267 in misc   8 comments, latest 21 minutes ago:
sbh says Dan8267 says The handsome fellow agrees with me. But he's still jealous of two-car Johnny.

Extra wide chair unveiled for overweight airline passengers
By zzyzzx in misc   22 comments, latest 24 minutes ago:
sbh says Outlaw 401ks! They're a libtard plot to overthrow America! Can't you sheeple see what's going on? Restore America by making everyone devote their discretionary income to buying fast food!

Restore America and get rid of the activist judges and the celebrity lawmakers
By CaptainShuddup in misc   posted 57 minutes ago:
Posted Wednesday, April 1st 2015 @ 6am by iHeartRadio’s Eric Sharp The Supreme Court has denied an appeal from former California high school students who were ordered to turn their American flag T-shirts inside out...

Memex
By BayAreaObserver in technologies   posted 1 hour ago:
name of technologyMemex description of technology“Memex seeks to develop software that advances online search capabilities far beyond the current state of the art,” wrote Christopher White, DARPA program manager. “The goal is to invent better...

Go big, create wealth and impact the world
By tovarichpeter in misc   2 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
CaptainShuddup says tovarichpeter says The central processor in your laptop today has more horsepower than the largest mainframe computer systems built 30 years ago. Yet the NSA requirements from Google and all of the other...

George Lucas to build affordable housing in Marin
By tovarichpeter in misc   10 comments, latest 1 hour ago:
Blurtman says Moving on up.

Emergency fishing closure on part of Upper Sacramento River
By tvgnus in misc   posted 2 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine To protect winter-run Chinook salmon •  None of us wanted to be in this situation A 5.5 mile portion of the Upper Sacramento River above Redding is being closed to all fishing, the California...

Sierra Pacific still liable for Moonlight Fire damages (1st story)
By tvgnus in misc   posted 2 hours ago:
http://www.centralvalleybusine U.S. District Judge William Shubb has issued a detailed, 63-page order denying Sierra Pacific Industries motion to set aside the settlement of the Moonlight Fire case and rejecting every allegation by Sierra Pacifics counsel...

Pig cops/prosecutors lose abiltiy to steal property at gunpoint-in one state.
By lostand confused in misc   posted 3 hours ago:
http://www.newsweek.com/confis Until last week, police in all 50 states had the power to take your property—cash, cars, houses, or anything else—based purely on their assertion that the property was “guilty” of a crime. This means...

Hold on now! Hillary's got your back. Keep those checks coming.
By Blurtman in misc   5 comments, latest 9 hours ago:
just_passing_through says Blurtman says "In fact, she has shared more than one hot tub with Robert Rubin, and Hank Paulson, and sometimes both at the same time." My psyche is now blind.

The North End, Boston is electric!
By Blurtman in misc   11 comments, latest 10 hours ago:
SoftShell says I heard he caught Aids from a rancid canadian hooker.... Rin says At least the lead singer of Boston, quietly killed himself up in New Hampshire, during his waning days, and also, due...

Low wage workers demand $15/hour
By Quigley in misc   44 comments, latest 11 hours ago:
jazz music says If a fast food chain CAN charge higher they WILL charge higher regardless of wages of the employee. Same thing with robot cashier/order taker: there is no relationship between wages and job...

Best mom ever! According to article commentary..
By zzyzzx in misc   54 comments, latest 12 hours ago:
sbh says Dan8267 says socal2 says Republicans = Nazis I didn't say that Nothing he claims people say is said by those people.

Has Indiana religious freedom law-legalized Sharia in Indiana??
By lostand confused in misc   18 comments, latest 14 hours ago:
CL says Fair enough. I just went there and remembered why I had left in the 1st place. Enjoy!

Obamacare has reduced healthcare spending by two trillion dollars
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 14 hours ago:
http://www.theatlantic.com/bus But these days, we're grappling with an interesting and opposite puzzle, one that is equally without precedent. The housing market is re-inflating, the stock market is up, and the stimulus has faded. But healthcare...

Home Prices & the Dow, each Inflation-Adjusted. A recent Dow day.
By ttsmyf in misc   375 comments, latest 15 hours ago:
ttsmyf says WOW! The UNtrustworthy are certainly in control of what information is apparent to the people! Say hey! This was in the Wall Street Journal on March 30, 1999. Note "... how much it...

High-Speed Rail adds to executive staff
By tvgnus in misc   2 comments, latest 15 hours ago:
Entitlemented says Reservoirs (spellcheck is grate when it works)

New starter housing hits a dead stop
By tovarichpeter in misc   posted 17 hours ago:
http://www.bloombergview.com/a The market for new "starter homes" is drying up, mostly on the supply side. As credit markets recover, there are more and more people who could be buying their first homes ... if only...

Heres where first quarter venture money went in the Bay Area
By BayAreaObserver in investors   posted 17 hours ago:
name of investor in SF tech companiesHeres where first quarter venture money went in the Bay Area about the investorIn the quarterly battle for bragging rights over whether San Francisco has displaced Silicon Valley as...

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