Warren Democrats – Elizabeth Warren on right to retire

Elizabeth Warren, along with a very few others, is reviving the best ideals and policies of the Democratic Party. It’s not the current version of Democrats, just a wing of the Money Party. It’s the real thing. Warren has seen the ugliest features of the financial collapse/corporate enrichment program since 2008. She’s been put down […]

The dude on the realities of retirement

Highly instructive reply to Work is the new retirement – Saving Social Security


August 10, 2013 at 9:14 am

My two cents.

Both my father and mother were children of the Great Depression. Like many Boomers, I had parents who tried hard to give me and my brothers all the things they never had […]

Cocklebur Time Again

Aside from our age’s particular flavor of the culture we are all indoctrinated with, there are two major ‘cockleburs’ embedded in most of us: our family and our work. Family covers so wide a scope as to be almost unsuitable for discussion here, but there are many aspects of work which are germane to almost […]

Goldman, Other Welfare Queens Tell Us Forget Social Security-Medicare Until 70

Michael Collins (Washington, DC 1/21) A long standing Money Party front, the Business Roundtable, wants you to wait until you’re 70 years old before you get Social Security and Medicare benefits. This is just a reprise of the November 2012 dictate from the king of corporate cronyism, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein. (Image: DonkeyHotey) (Greenspan […]