Let’s say you own an auto-glass repair shop. Doesn’t it make a lot of financial sense to periodically hire a few thugs armed with baseball bats to go out and surreptitiously break a few windshields? It’s Marketing 101. If you want to sell your product, you’ve gotta create a need. That simple analogy may be [...]
The end of the world is coming. And you’re gonna need food. A lot of food. That’s where Jim Bakker comes in. Yes, that Jim Bakker—as in Jim and Tammy Faye and “The PTL Club” television empire. Yes, the selfsame Jim Bakker who, at the time of his epic fall from grace, seemed to embody [...]
No matter what one can say about the waste, fraud, corruption, torture, death and criminality of the war—no one can argue that Iraq and the world isn’t a better place with one less tyrant. Right?
Here are two bits of bad news if you don’t like bad sequels: Disney acquired Lucasfilm and Jeb Bush went to the Reagan Library.
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