Whilst driving to the glorious capitol city of El Cabrero's beloved state of West Virginia, I came upon a bumpersticker with a ribbon of indeterminate color and a picture of a set of brains. The caption read: "Support zombies."
FRIENDS OF WHOM? There is a good op-ed in today's Charleston Gazette by UMWA official and state Delegate Mike Caputo. It asks a very basic question: where are the so-called Friends of Coal when it comes to supporting real coal miners who are at risk of losing promised benefits from Patriot Coal.
To state the extremely obvious, it's one thing to kiss up to coal companies and quite another to stand with coal miners and communities.
DEFICIT HYSTERIA gets whacked here.
URGENT FISH EATING FLYING DINOSAUR UPDATE here.
GOAT ROPE ADVISORY LEVEL: ELEVATED