Current Events

Hillary Clinton – Republican?

So what does it mean when one of your supporters accuses you of campaigning like a Republican? With regards to Geraldine Ferraro’s recent comments about Barack Obama’s race (which I think were likely presented somewhat out-of-context originally): Is a ‘Dump Hillary’ Movement Starting to Crystallize? In a blistering “special comment” tacked on to his MSNBC […]

Current Events

Bear Stearns

Bear Stearns to Get Backing From J.P. Morgan, N.Y. Fed – Firm’s Shares Sink Amid Liquidity Fears By KEVIN KINGSBURY, ANDREW DOWELL and SERENA NG March 14, 2008 1:22 p.m. NEW YORK — In a dramatic move Friday, JPMorgan Chase Co. and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York stepped in with emergency funds […]

Word Play

Poetry Friday

spark 15 years ago i wanted to set the world on fire but these days i’d settle for just a shard of flint struck against stone. shadow outside my window my shadow plays with the wind like pantyhose pinned to a clothesline   — justin.barrett