Walter Russell Mead discusses the history of work and how Boomers deal with it:

“Work is a natural part of life ….”


Arturo and Sylvia aren’t real. But even virtual people celebrate the holidays:

Arturo and Sylvia Discuss Thanksgiving

Cinema Verite: Surreal Voters

November 18, 2011

Arturo and Sylvia aren’t real.  But even virtual voters are struggling over how to vote:

Arturo and Sylvia Discuss the Presidential Election


That didn’t take long.  In January of 2011, the national debt reached $14 Trillion.  Today it is over $15 Trillion:


Mayor Bloomberg accuses:

It was not the banks that created the mortgage crisis. It was, plain and simple, Congress, who forced everybody to go and give mortgages to people who were on the cusp. … They were the ones who pushed Fannie and Freddie to make a bunch of loans that were imprudent….

 Conn Carroll convicts:

Guilty as charged!