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Here's a twist on Christmas that would make Jesus weep.
First, a right-wing faction in the US has been wringing its hands over a hokey cultural "crisis" cooked up by the... [read more]
Hey, kids – you don't want to be a fatso, but that doesn't mean you have to cut back on colas, cake, and candy. Scarf down all you want… and burn off those sweets with exercise. The... [read more]
Last spring, President Obama got downright crabby about people criticizing the gleaming Trans-Pacific Partnership he's trying to sell to Congress and the public.
More and more Americans are learning that TPP... [read more]
They say that if you get up in the morning and swallow a live toad, nothing worse will happen to you for the rest of the day. Well, we Americans have just been fed a... [read more]
Unlike the CEOs of most giant corporations, Don Blankenship's outward appearance actually reveals what's inside: An arrogant, conniving, cutthroat industrial thug.
Not for nothing was this thickset, mean-eyed West Virginian known... [read more]
Don Blankenship didn't get what he deserves in his federal trial, but he definitely deserves what he got.
"Guilty," declared all 12 West Virginia jurors who pondered the charge that... [read more]
Everybody in BeerWorld, listen up: This Bud's for you!
Or so we're told by the excitable executives of Anheuser-Busch InBev. It's the conglomerate maker of Budweiser and dozens of other brands,... [read more]
If your car's battery terminals are corroded, just open a can of Coca-Cola. Coke will dissolve corrosion, making your battery connections spiffy clean in a jiffy!
Ironically, however, Coca-Cola can't seem... [read more]
"Too many people are behind bars that don't belong there," declared a group demanding major reforms to America's throw-'em-all-in-jail, mass imprisonment policies.
For nearly 50 years, politicians and prosecutors have pushed... [read more]
As a raker of muck, it's my job to root out the nefarious doings and innate immorality of the corporate creature.
But I'm in danger these days of being rendered... [read more]