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September 24th, 2012 - 3:18 pm § in China, Misc.

APPLESAUCE: More bad news for Apple from their Chinese factories.

Censors in China have reportedly already started deleting pictures from the scene. of riots in the Apple factory at Taiyuan . This is not the first time that Foxconn has had problems with its Taiyuan facility, which is reportedly responsible for the fabrication of the back plate of the immensely pop[...]

September 24th, 2012 - 1:23 pm § in Misc.

ACADEMIA: OSU President spending rivals a Mitt Romney Campaign!

OSU president expenses in the millions: $8.5 million dollars in salary and $7.7 million in “expenses” By Laura A. Bischoff Dayton Daily News COLUMBUS – E. Gordon Gee makes millions as president of Ohio State University, but a Dayton Daily News investigation found the university spe[...]

September 24th, 2012 - 11:02 am § in Misc.

The Budget Blame Game.

Over at Sound Politics, Jim Miller complains that the Seattle Times is not blaming the Democrats for the budget impasse. Here is my reply: Who cares what the Seattle Times Editorial Board says.  The current editor was given the job because his Dad owns the Times. Young Blethen is not skilled or kno[...]

September 24th, 2012 - 9:15 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: ROMNEY paid NO taxes on nine million dollars a year of income!

Wasn’t it Mitt Romney who derided the 47% of Americans who do not pay income tax? When is “income” not income?  Mr. Romney’s just released 2011 tax return shows that Romney’s IRA earned between 9 and $10 million. The IRA, however, is not taxable because capital gains a[...]

September 24th, 2012 - 3:36 am § in Misc.

ELECTION 2012

Republicans look for voter fraud, find little DENVER (AP) – Republican election officials who promised to root out voter fraud so far are finding little evidence of a widespread problem. State officials in key presidential battleground states have found only a tiny fraction of the illegal vote[...]