Primary Over, Senator Cornyn Prepares To Destroy Texas
Carlos Slim's pet newspaper , The New York Times, is concern-trolling Republicans on immigration again, telling them they need to be worried about the Hispanic vote.
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
Some Dell employees are losing their jobs at Harvard Pilgrim offices in Quincy
A number of Dell Inc. employees working for Harvard Pilgrim Health Care's Quincy offices are reportedly being let go as the company shifts their technology service operations.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Michaud vs. Cutler: WHY??
No food this week, because dumping LePage come November is much more important. I usually don't talk politics, but recent news items about Michaud and Cutler - and also a look at LePage's Wikipedia entry - stirred my blood up a little.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Library of Congress to Display 800-Year Old Copy of Magna Carta, Part II
In 1984, the Ross Perot Family Foundation bought a 1297 copy of Magna Carta from the aristocratic Brudenell family, who discovered they owned it in 1974 as a result of a survey of their archival holdings, for $1,500,000.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Not ready for Hillary
Bill Clinton was elected in 1992 NOT because he won over the nation's intellectual heart by turning moderate.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Reader Responses, July 6, 2014
It's time for some Republicans to adjust their attitudes. The primaries are all but finished.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
A Growing Hostility To Free Trade Has Put NAFTA On Life Support
If you want evidence of how poisonous the North American Free Trade Agreement has become in the minds of the American public, look no further than this story.
'Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley,' by Doug Menuez
"Woz." . Apple Computer co-founder Steve Wozniak and CEO John Sculley with an early Nintendo Game Boy.
The Story Of How Ross Perot Saved Pixar From Being Owned By GM
What if, instead of making beloved movies like Toy Story , Wall-E , and Up , everyone's favorite CGI film studio Pixar had been swallowed up by General Motors ? It sounds insane, but it almost happened had it not been for the timely intervention of one of America's most famous living billionaire/failed presidential candidate Texans.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
'Romper Room' star at Palmer center in 1964 - Almanac June 27, 2014
In 1963, President John F. Kennedy spent the first full day of a visit to Ireland, the land of his ancestors, stopping by the County Wexford home of his great-grandfather, Patrick Kennedy, who'd emigrated to America in 1848.
Almanac for Friday, June 27, 2014
Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Irish patriot Charles Stewart Parnell in 1846; anarchist Emma Goldman in 1869; poet Paul Laurence Dunbar 1872; blind and deaf author Helen Keller in 1880; billiards champion Willie Mosconi in 1913; "Captain Kangaroo" Bob Keeshan in 1927; H. Ross Perot in 1930 ; Rock and Roll Hall of ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
City Council Approves $4.4 Million to Fix Victory Park Issues
This afternoon, the Dallas City Council voted unanimously to kick in more than $4.4 million from sports arena tax-increment financing district funds to begin some of the more rudimentary tasks necessary to rehabilitate the dystopian pseudo-urban wasteland that is Victory Park.