November 03, 2009
That's a relief
Chamber pots. Image courtesy of wikipedia.
A while back, I posted an item about how the U.S. Chamber of Commerce was losing members due to its policy of denying climate change and opposing measures to address it. Last week, the Huntington WV Chamber held an event with a similar theme.
I guess that settles it.
On the other hand, I imagine they'd deny the Pythagorean theorem, the law of gravity, the War of 1812 and the virtue of their mothers if they thought it might inconvenience a corporation or two.
SICK DAYS. The fact that 40 percent of US workers lack paid sick days is contributing to spreading a pandemic.
GIRL POWER. Investing in them pays off for everybody.
LIES, DAMN LIES, AND statistics.
DID YOU HEAR THE LATEST about gossip?
IS IT A TANK or a dinosaur?
HUMMING. Bears do it when they're content. Speaking of which, a neighbor said he saw one on our road recently.
GOAT ROPE ADVISORY LEVEL: ELEVATED