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December 1st, 2017 - 9:50 am § in Misc.

The GOP’s war on higher education

Taxable: Graduate student tuition waivers Not Taxable: Billion-dollar inheritances Not Deductible: Student loan interest Sharply increasing the tax burden on struggling students will bring in about $65 billion of revenue over 10 years, a pittance compared to the $2.6 trillion-plus of tax relief flow[...]

December 1st, 2017 - 9:18 am § in Politics, Repugnants

CFOs deny workers will get raises

Corporations are about to get huge tax cuts. Republicans argue these tax cuts will trickle down to workers as higher wages. But CFOs quickly threw cold water on those claims. Read story here.  [...]

December 1st, 2017 - 8:51 am § in Donald Trump

Flynn Pleads Guilty

WHAM!!! Headlines shouting that Trump ordered Flynn to talk to the Russians hit the wires and within two minutes the Dow index plunges 200 points. Looks like Wall Street is hedging its Trump futures. Now we know what Flynn gave Mueller in exchange for leniency for himself and his son.[...]

December 1st, 2017 - 1:23 am § in Misc.

Photography: A History of Cameras

A HISTORY OF THE PHOTO CAMERA from PORTERODELANTERO on Vimeo.[...]