Daily Archives: November 29, 2012

Hump Day Open Thread

It’s almost December. Winter in Central California is gray and dreary. I spent the morning watching The Postman on YouTube. What are you doing today?

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Legislating Prosperity

King Canute is gonna be so jealous of my idea: Retail’s Hidden Potential: How Raising Wages Would Benefit Workers, the Industry and the Overall Economy With more than 15 million workers in the sector, and leverage over workplace standards across … Continue reading

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The Chicago Way

Un-fucking-believable: Mel Reynolds, an ex-con convicted of bank fraud and having sex with a 16-year-old girl when he was in his 40s, wants to replace the embattled Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress. Standing in front of signs that read “Redemption” … Continue reading

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