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Tag Archives: Ohio
To observe the Kent State Shootings, I’m reposting an essay I wrote 2 years ago. The night of May 2, 1970 I was a 17 year-old high school senior, living about 40 minutes east of Kent, OH. One of my … Continue reading
I grew up on Dennis Kucinich (not literally, although he does take an inordinate amount of crap about his height–or lack thereof.) But coming of age about an hour from Cleveland, I remember Kucinich from his early days as a city councilman. Kucinich has always had a knack for making waves. Continue reading
Joe the “wha-deh-vuh?” Wurzelbacher today declared that he’s no longer willing to shill for the GOP. The cacophonous sound of crickets chirping was superseded only by the sound of Sam-Joe biting the had that has so generously fed him. Continue reading
Last weekend New World Odor achieved a a traffic milestone as it surpassed 100,000 hits. I’d like to thank readers who take the time to read and comment here. Continue reading
By the time I was old enough to work in a mill, things in the steel valley were tightening up. You needed someone with pull on the inside to get even an interview for the mills.
The Boner (D-OH) and Mitch McCon-Job(R-KY) have been trumpeting the obscene compensation of overpaid Wall Street Bankers, which has strong backing from royals at the top of the Republican Party, who see President Obama’s comments regarding capping salaries for heads … Continue reading
____________________________________________ HERE WE GO AGAIN! Cincinnati: Fresh on the heels of announcing the layoff of 7,000 employees due to abysmal sales and poor earnings and after cutting its dividend in half, retail giant Macy’s awarded mammoth annual bonuses to top … Continue reading
Ohio Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur gives residents who face eviction to stay put. She support a tactic called “produce the note,” in which residents say they won’t move out unless the owner can produce evidence of ownership for the property in question. Continue reading