Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Things to Know - 9 November

1.  Take this quiz to see where you stand (or sit and read) with current events:

2, This narrative and video of "The Story of Broke" has been making the rounds.  If you have not seen or heard it, do  so now:

3.  The class of warfare that is being waged by the extreme right in reaction to OWS has Paul Krugman a bit upset:

4.  As we read this now, we will all know that Mississippi has turned down legislation defining "person hood" at the moment of conception.  Pretty bold statement from a place like Mississippi.  Do you think that removing that same status from a corporation is possible?  Read on:

5.   Ready for a light-hearted break?:

6.  Tom Friedman sees similarities with Indian and OWS frustrations:

7.  A quick glance on yesterday's election results:,0,5636236,print.story

8.  Blue Laws are a hallmark of the South.  Georgia is almost there in joining the 20th Century:

Juan Matute

"Boxing is the only sport you can get your brain shook, your money took and your name in the undertaker's book."
       -- Joe Frazier
"There is no greater importance in all the world like knowing you are right and that the wave of the world is wrong, yet the wave crashes upon you."
       -- Norman Mailer
"Free advice is worth the price."
       -- Robert Half
"Politics is made up largely of irrelevancies."
       -- Dalton Camp
"The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool."
       -- Jane Wagner

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