technopodge on December 22nd, 2008

Yes, the US government needs to make deep budget cuts. If you want cuts, look to stopping the war, curtailing foreign aid, corporate “bailouts”, etc.  Then and only then once everything ELSE has been cut to the bone - look to trimming…

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syndicated on December 11th, 2008

bfd16 unemployment Grim Job Report Not Showing Full PictureThe unemployment rate has been made less meaningful by the long-term rise in dropouts from the labor force. The simple percentage of people without jobs — including retirees, stay-at-home parents and discouraged would-be job seekers — can also be misleading, though.…

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This should be an interesting mission to watch on NASA TV.  As an avid space buff since I was a kid, I’ll be keeping a close eye on this mission.  Just a pity that the government would rather spend mega-billions on war,…

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technopodge on August 30th, 2008

Iraq’s government is engaged in a bloody struggle against al-Qaeda, and its computers make a prime target for global terror networks that have added hacking to their arsenal.

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