Archive for October 31st, 2014

October 31st, 2014 - 8:37 pm § in Misc.

Why Maine Won’t Revoke Kaci Hickox’s RN License

Conservatives are screaming for the Maine Board of Nursing to revoke Kaci Hickox’s nursing license. See e.g., “This ‘nurse’ needs to have multiple complaints filed against her with the State of Maine Board of Nursing for violation of the State Nurse Practice Act ….R[...]

October 31st, 2014 - 4:43 pm § in Religion

Mars Hill Church, 1996-2014, R.I.P.

Mars Hill Church is history. Church leaders announced today they plan to break up the church into independent congregations, sell buildings whose loans aren’t assumed by congregations, and lay off the entire central office staff.  While the plan contemplates that some of its branch churches m[...]

October 31st, 2014 - 10:57 am § in Misc.

Stocks Blast Higher After Japan’s Quantitative Easing Surprise

The Japanese economy has been locked in a deflationary malaise for nearly two decades now, and while that has many causes, some indigenous and unique to their economy (e.g., aging population), Japan is also caught up in the global economic malaise for the obvious reason they depend on exports and ca[...]

October 31st, 2014 - 8:09 am § in Politics

Rand Paul Admits GOP Brand ‘Sucks’

But he doesn’t think anything’s wrong with its content. It’s strictly an image problem, he says, one that can be fixed by reaching out to that black guy, uh, er, lying dead in the street in front of a cop car. I’m cur[...]

October 31st, 2014 - 12:13 am § in America

HALLOWEEN .. a real scare!