Too True To Be Funny

The next time you hear a politician use the word ‘billion’ in a casual manner, think about whether you want the ‘politicians’ spending YOUR tax money.   A billion is a difficult number to comprehend … but one advertising agency did a good job of Putting that figure into some perspective: A billion seconds ago it […]

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The Funhouse Mirror

Most amusement parks, carnivals and county fairs have a funhouse mirror hidden somewhere among the rides and games.  It’s usually made out of metal or plastic and is curved in such a way that, depending upon where you stand, fat people can look skinny, skinny people look fat and average people just sort of get […]

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Giveth And Taketh

What the government giveth, the government can taketh away! I remember back in the 1970’s, during the last big environmental push, conserving electricity was the hot item. It wasn’t long before utilities were complaining that people were using too little power and the companies weren’t taking in as much money as they used to … […]

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Debt Jumps $328 Billion In 1 Day

‪U.S. debt jumps a record $328 billion in single day — tops $17 trillion for first time‬ Now THERE’S a surprise! Give these buck-junkies a farthing and they’ll take a flugel … whatever that is. It really doesn’t matter, because it’s bound to be bigger than a buck and we’re already into uncharted territory anyway. […]

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