Is it fair to say that corporatism (aka croney capitalism) is just as much to blame for the state of our bad economy as the unions and the welfare state? And even if you don't believe it is so, is it fair to say that the GOP is more part of the problem than the solution right now? (And please answer it without referring to the fringe tea partiers - I want to know if you believe that the GOP is truly beholden to outside interests more than the man on the street).
If you and a woman became unable to age or die by disease and had to repopulate the earth after humans disappearing from it, thoughts on where you would try to live and what you would try to do if plants and animals and buildings and cars and canned food and museums and more was left behind?
the thread ends on or around Wednesday so sometime after that
"I want you to remember that, to remind you to stay out of my way. In all the years to come, in all your most private moments, I want you to remember my hand at your throat. I want you to remember the one man who beat you."