When I read this story, I could not help think of a scene in the Blues Brothers where John Belushi flashes a package of Chesterfield cigarettes in place of a badge. Some comics have been known to borrow or steal ideas and use them in their acts, but Armando Iannucci took the Blues Brothers stunt a little further. Read more »
Imagine the core industries of the United States being turned into miniature bureaus just like the Department of Motor Vehicles or the Bureau of Education.
The sad part of this whole mess is that Wall Street and the collective investor community did exactly that: they imagined a DMV in place of a Bank. With the Obama administration chattering on mindlessly with platitudes of what the government was going to do for us, the market tanked to low levels not seen since the Clinton (Bill, not Hill) Administration in the 1990′s. Read more »
It is interesting the Democrat Party, always portraying itself as the savior of the black race is blocking the only Black from being seated in the Senate. Under the guise of wanting to punish Rod Blagojevich, who was arrested for allegedly trying to sell the Senate seat vacated by Obama, the Democrat Part Machine decided to order the Secretary of State in Illinois not to certify Blogojevech’s appointment of Roland Burris. Read more »