Monthly Archives: March 2009

Krugman’s 1992 Prediction

Healthcare versus balanced budgets. And Krugman versus Tyson.
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Posted in Democrats, Economics | 3 Comments

Antibiotic Legislation in Congress: The Mad Biologist Endorses PAMTA

A small bill could have huge implications for preventing the evolution of antibiotic resistance.
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Posted in Agriculture, Antibiotics | 2 Comments

When a Blue Dog Democrat Says ‘Moderation’, He Means Campaign Donations

Following the money on Senator Bayh and cramdowns.
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Posted in Basic Human Decency, Bidness, Big Shitpile, Democrats, Economics | 3 Comments

Even the GOP Can’t Be This Stupid: The Revenue Edition

Boehner’s spokesman parodies herself.
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Posted in Conservatives, Fucking Morons, Taxes | 7 Comments

The Torture of Abu Zubaida: No New Information As a Result…

and both Helmut and the Mad Biologist told you that would be the case over a year ago.
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Posted in Basic Human Decency, Terrorism, The Rule of Law, Torture

Some Sunday Links

It’s rainy and cold. Good excuse for some links.
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Posted in Lotsa Links

Why Not Outsource the Entire Federal Government to Goldman Sachs

At this point, diversity in the Obama administration means you’ve never worked for Goldman Sachs.
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Posted in Bidness, Big Shitpile, Democrats, Economics, Fucking Morons, We're Really Fucked | 1 Comment

When Sheep Meet LEDs

It’s a dancing revue!
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Posted in Humor | 3 Comments

One Way to Deal with AIG

“…the SEC chairman merely nodded and said grimly, ‘All right, then, we’ll take the Exchange over.’”
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Posted in Bidness, Big Shitpile | 4 Comments

This Is Political Vindictiveness I Can’t Believe in

Does anyone really think Bernie Madoff is going to shank someone?
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Posted in Basic Human Decency, Bidness | 11 Comments