Archive for May 16th, 2022

May 16th, 2022 - 3:15 pm § in Economics

Why workers are quitting

Because jobs are plentiful, there’s a labor shortage, and they don’t have to put up with working conditions like this anymore: Ashley Sierra, a Dollar General employee in Marion, Georgia, was paid $11 an hour, and given part-time hours. Her paychecks were $200 to $260 a week. She said &#[...]

May 16th, 2022 - 2:33 pm § in Racism

Buffalo shooter’s motive revealed

“The white gunman accused of a racist rampage at a Buffalo supermarket planned to keep killing if he had escaped the scene, the police commissioner said Monday, as authorities investigated the massacre of Black people as a potential hate crime or act of domestic terrorism. “The gunman[...]

May 16th, 2022 - 1:21 pm § in Politics

Ted Nugent again urges fans to assault Democrats

Read story here. And if you see this guy, punch him in the snoot. Hey, just kidding! I don’t really want anyone to actually do that, I’m just blowing off steam at a repeat offender. It’s not a crime for me to say that, because we have free speech in this country, and I have [&helli[...]

May 16th, 2022 - 3:19 am § in Law and Courts, Politics

Supreme Court: What’s lurking behind 3 leaks in 9 days?

A Supreme Court leak is highly unusual, but not unprecedented. Three leaks in nine days is unique in American history. The first leak was Alito’s draft on May 2. The second, on May 7, was inside information about the justices’ deliberations. The third, on May 11, was information that  c[...]

May 16th, 2022 - 2:26 am § in Politics

Virginia’s GOP governor is no moderate

Glenn Youngkin is a wealthy businessman who got elected Virginia governor by pretending to be a moderate Republican (read how here). He’s nothing of the sort. He immediately set about implementing the GOP’s radical agenda. For example, on his first day in office he repealed school mask m[...]