I can't say I follow these very often, so maybe they're all this bad.
Sunday, February 27, 2011
Saturday, February 26, 2011
The Wall Street Journal: The showdown in Wisconsin over fringe benefits for public employees boils down to one number: 74.2. That's how many cents the public pays Milwaukee public-school teachers and other employees for retirement and health benefits for every dollar they receive in salary. The corresponding rate for employees of private firms is 24.3 cents.
Sunday, February 20, 2011
Saturday, February 19, 2011
Decline in real estate sales greater than stated? “Statistics published by the National Association of Realtors appear to overstate sales of existing home by 15 to 20 percent, mortgage and property data aggregator CoreLogic says in a new report that concludes home sales fell more sharply last year than previously thought.”
in one's anus: "Upon removing the condom, they discovered many more items: 17 blue pills, 1 cigarette, 6 matches, a flint, a syringe, lip balm, a CVS receipt and a coupon."
Saturday, February 12, 2011
Friday, February 11, 2011
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Global Economic Trend Analysis: "In a meticulously detailed press release issued on February 2nd, Prime Healthcare Services (PHS), the largest for-profit hospital system in California, announced they are victim of an extortion campaign by the Service Employees International Union – United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU) over the past year."
Friday, February 4, 2011
Making zombies is against the law in Haiti.
Firemen called to rescue beer.
The Biggest Ships in the World.
Ultraviolet light reveals How ancient Greek statues really looked.
Infographic: The history of bacon and the history of bacon websites. Also, Why Bacon Is A Gateway To Meat For Vegetarians.
Grilled Cheese and Tomato Soup Martini.
Cars vs. Snow.
Florida invaded by potatoes.
Statistician Cracks the Scratch Lottery Code.
Man claims Glaxo drug made him 'gay sex addict'.
Bill seeks to allow one-armed people carry switchblades.
How to get internet access When Your Government Shuts It Down.
Thursday, February 3, 2011
According to a declaration by air chief Gina McCarthy, officials reviewed EPA policies and decided it was appropriate to “grandfather” projects such as the Avenal Power Center, a proposed 600-megawatt power plant in the San Joaquin Valley, so they are exempted from rules such as new air quality standards for smog-forming nitrogen dioxide (NO2).
Hey, you know what else Barack Obama did in January? He picked GE CEO Jeffrey Immelt to lead his new jobs commission. Does that sound like a non-sequitur to you? Let Timothy Carney explain the details of the Avenal Power Center:
The proposed Avenal Energy project will be a combined-cycle generating plant consisting of two natural gas-fired General Electric 7FA Gas Turbines with Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSG) and one General Electric Steam Turbine.
Tuesday, February 1, 2011
"Egypt is the world's largest wheat importer, beholden to foreign providers for nearly half its total food consumption. Half of Egyptians live on less than $2 a day. Food comprises almost half the country's consumer price index, and much more than half of spending for the poorer half of the country. This will get worse, not better."