The Greatest Achievement?

By Alberto Pupo

The answer to the deficit has arrived. After all the bitter squabbling of the last three  years, Congress in its infinite wisdom has found a solution. In what is hailed as a “bipartisan victory” and is supposedly  strongly and hotly demanded. The United States Post Office has gotten rid of Saturday delivery. In doing this Billions of Dollars will be saved! More money will be put into valuable government functions like Corporate welfare and more drones and bombs!

The Post Office wants to do this proposals and Republicans want to oblige them and change the law Continue reading

What Cliff?

By Alberto Pupo

As the Nation continues to salivate over Petraeus and his sexual escapades, there is another problem brewing, which has been hyped during all of election year. The can that has been proverbially kicked down the road leading up to another showdown. Like Lemmings, America is being led to horrifying “Fiscal Cliff”. On we hit that point time as we know it will stop and the Antichrist will appear to take us all away thus kicking off the Book of Revelations in style! The fiscal cliff hags been beaten into our heads by the corporate media who realizes that is is a neat little tag line that sales advertising. The truth of the matter is that the whole “fiscal cliff” issue is a non- issue. This doomsday scenario is nothing more than another invention of the ultra wealthy and powerful so that they can continue to pay barely any taxes and so that the privatization Social Security and Medicare get under way. Continue reading