October 16, 2013
Street protest outside WV Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito's office yesterday.
...what was the point of the whole shutdown thing again? Did the shutdown wrecking crew get what they wanted out of this?
Talk about sound and fury signifying nothing. What a waste and what an irresponsible abuse of power.
Watching this sorry spectacle, I was reminded of a saying of Napoleon's: "Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake."
(Of course, El Cabrero loves everyone and has no enemies. But the point remains...)
WHO PAYS? Here's another look at the social cost of low wages.
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO AMERICAN POLITICS? Here are some ideas.
MORE SPITE AT WORK. This item looks at the millions left out by the refusal of some states to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
GOAT ROPE ADVISORY LEVEL: ELEVATED