Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
US casino revenue up nearly 5 percent in 2012 Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
Social Security heading for insolvency even faster WASHINGTON -- Social Security is rushing even faster toward insolvency, driven by retiring Baby Boomers, a weak economy and politicians' reluctance to take painful action to fix the huge retirement and disability program. The trust funds that support ... 04/23/2012 - 6:39 pm | View Link
Social Security heading for insolvency faster than projected WASHINGTON -- Social Security is rushing even faster toward insolvency, driven by retiring baby boomers, a weak economy and politicians' reluctance to take painful action to fix the huge retirement and disability program. The trust funds that support ... 04/23/2012 - 3:51 pm | View Link
Social Security heading for insolvency even faster The trust funds that support Social Security will run dry in 2033 - three years earlier than previously projected - the government said Monday. There was no change in the year that Medicare's hospital insurance fund is projected to run out of money. 04/23/2012 - 2:34 pm | View Link
Social Security heading for insolvency even faster WASHINGTON - Social Security is rushing even faster toward insolvency, driven by retiring Baby Boomers, a weak economy and politicians' reluctance to take painful action to fix the huge retirement and disability program. The trust funds that support Social ... 04/22/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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CREDIT: AP Photo/Fox, Beth Dubber Mindy Lahiri is not a cool girl. That is: Lahiri, the character Mindy Kaling plays on The Mindy Project, is not a Cool Girl, as brilliantly described by Gillian Flynn in Gone Girl. A Cool Girl is nothing more than “the figment of the imagination of a million masturbatory men” and is “basically the girl who likes every fucking thing [a guy] likes and doesn’t ever complain.” Cool Girls aren’t a new phenomenon, but they are getting some very funny and thoughtful treatment as of late.
Per the post below, I thought it would be useful to link this hilarious sketch from Inside Amy Schumer that shows what happens when you condition boys to believe it’s funny or cute to pester women into going on pity dates with you.
It’ all starts with backslaps and attaboys to the teenager who asks a complete stranger he’s never had a single conversation with out, based on nothing but liking the way she looks.
GOP's electoral Plan B, since Obamacare repeal is losing steam.
So we've gone from "Obamacare repeal will deliver Senate to GOP", to this?
GOP’S NEW STRATEGY: MAKE 2014 ABOUT HARRY REID: The Associated Press reports that GOP Senate candidates are “adjusting their plans” to tie Democratic Senate incumbents to Harry Reid, arguing that he has abused his power and is no longer fit to remain Senate Majority Leader:
Good luck with that one.
U. S. prosecutors have charged a Pennsylvania man and two foreign citizens with conspiring to illegally export chemical warfare detection devices and laboratory equipment to Syria, authorities said in a case that was under seal for 17 months until Wednesday.
A federal judge in Scranton, Pa., unsealed the case after the prosecutor, Assistant U.
Two days after Albuquerque police shot and killed a 19-year-old suspected truck thief, the chief of the troubled department says he has little information about the latest shooting.
Chief Gorden Eden says police were unable to recover video from the body camera worn by the officer who shot Mary Hawkes.