Archive for August 6th, 2022

August 6th, 2022 - 11:53 pm § in Misc.

A steam locomotive is still at work in 2022 (video)

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August 6th, 2022 - 10:47 pm § in Business, Politics

Will GOP abortion laws drive out companies?

After Indiana enacted a near-total abortion ban last week, two major Indiana employers warned it will hurt job growth there. Eli Lilly and Cummins predicted the law will make it harder to attract “scientific, engineering and business talent” to the state, and Eli Lilly said it now plans [...]

August 6th, 2022 - 2:00 pm § in Politics

Republicans are still violent as ever

Nothing’s changed. CPAC is one of the highest-profile gatherings of conservatives in America. Their keynote speaker is Hungary’s fascist autocrat, and their speeches are laced with violent rhetoric (see story here). Republicans have talked up “civil war” for years. Rightwing [...]

August 6th, 2022 - 1:06 pm § in Law and Courts

It’s time for Steven Gass to retire

Steven Gregory Gass is 67 now. He’s been “working” since 1976. He’s needs to rest. The judge should put him out to pasture. Gass began robbing banks at age 20 and never quit, though his career was periodically interrupted by let’s call them “extended vacations.[...]