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Irony is dead. It has been garroted by reality.
For proof, check out the Beverage Institute for Health & Wellness. Sounds like a spa in Arizona where you might enjoy... [read more]
Tenacity can be an admirable trait in a leader – except when it's stupid.
Stupid tenacity has afflicted several right-wing governors and legislators who grabbed hold of a bad idea... [read more]
Coca-Cola is running a stealth advertising campaign.
Stealth? Why would a corporation as ad-dependent as Coke spend big bucks on advertising that it doesn't want consumers to notice? Shhhh –... [read more]
J.P. Morgan was recently socked in the wallet by financial regulators, who levied a fine of nearly a billion bucks against the Wall Street baron for massive illegalities.
Well, not a... [read more]
Nicholas Kristof, a New York Times columnist and former farm boy, says: "The central problem with modern industrial agriculture... [is] not just that it produces unhealthy food, mishandles waste, and overuses antibiotics in ways that... [read more]
In this season of the fall harvest, Congress is proving once again that it is a very poor gardener – it keeps watering the weeds and pulling the flowers. A conference committee is presently meeting... [read more]
Who says Walmart is not big hearted?
Just look at the chain's outlet in Canton, Ohio, where management has set up bins for food donations, asking people to give generously to... [read more]
As we approach our annual feast of Thanksgiving, please join me in expressing our nation's deepest, heartfelt feelings for an extra-special group of America's farmers: Thbbllllttttt.
That raspberry goes out to... [read more]
Election days can be as dizzying as a three-ring circus with all three acts going at once.
In the center ring of this month's balloting circus was the New York... [read more]
Here comes Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas! It's a month-long season of friends and family, spiritual reflection, and time to decompress from our usual helter-skelter lives, right?
Good lord, shout the corporate... [read more]