Archive for May 2010

Petty dictator enforces idiotic rules.

May 28, 2010

Iraq War veteran faces eviction for hanging the American flag in his apartment window. So wait, this manager or landlord looked at the available choices, of allow veteran to display the flag on Memorial day or dig up a petty rule and threaten the possible hero with combat skills with eviction, and decided to do […]

F troop!

May 28, 2010

President Obama to send 1200 more troops to the US-Mexico border. Great. Now we have 1200 fewer people to stop the ruthless Canadians from invading, 1200 additional people twiddling their 2400 thumbs in futility and just think of the impact on arctic camouflage sales. This is throwing good money down an enormous sinkhole of an […]

Sign on the dotted line to never do something stupid.

May 28, 2010

Apple, Dell and Nokia supplier, a lot of people only list Apple and that’s not fair, Foxconn suffers 10th suicide this year, ask workers to sign an anti-suicide pledge. That’s one way to stop a toxic workplace from impacting your employees, draining them of all hope and leaving them thinking that suicide is the only […]

Stupid papers please!

May 28, 2010

Chicago resident Eduardo Caraballo was detained for three days on suspicion that he was an illegal alien despite having all his documentation including his birth certificate. When I first read this I had to do a double take because I thought it would be happening in Arizona. Wonderful how ICE and the Chicago Police Department […]

Concepts in stupidity.

May 28, 2010

Corrections Concepts, Inc. is planning  ‘Christians-Only’ prisons in three states. More specifically they want to build private prisons that will indoctrinate prisoners in fundamentalist Christianity and will be staffed solely with ‘born-again’ Christians. I don’t know what to say, first there was Christian Fight Club, and then there were Bible verses printed on rifle sights […]

AZ passes another stupid law.

May 28, 2010

A new law in Arizona says that schools will loose funding if they promote the overthrow of the US government, promote the resentment of an particular race or class of people, are designed primarily for students of a particular ethnic group or advocate ethnic solidarity instead of the treatment of pupils as individuals. You know […]