The police can go to downtown Harlem and pick up a kid with a joint in the streets. But they can’t go into the elegant apartments and get a stockbroker who’s sniffing cocaine.
Comedy Central’s app combined with AppleTV is one of the best tv experiences I’ve had recently. Considering how pricing cable boxes are to run, it’s totally worth paying for a cable tv subscription and only using it to authenticate Comedy Central and whatever other tv apps are this neo-human.
A new report found that by reducing the number of full-time workers over a decade, the health care law will have a liberating impact for millions.
" … The report estimated that — thanks to an increase in insurance coverage under the act and the availability of subsidies to help pay the premiums — many workers who felt obliged to stay in a job that provided health benefits would now be able to leave those jobs or choose to work fewer hours than they otherwise would have. In other words, the report is about the choices workers can make when they are no longer tethered to an employer because of health benefits. The cumulative effect on the labor supply is the equivalent of 2.5 million fewer full-time workers by 2024. … “
The republicans spin this as a “Bad” thing, when in fact, it frees up people for more diverse job choices, not having the need for heatth insurance being a factor in staying in a job that may ot be right for where they are in their life!
Employer-based health insurance was a historical accident. Upending this this system will encourage entrepreneurism, and will expand opportunities for employees stuck in shitty jobs out of fear of losing their benefits.
Just realized I’m not so into hoodies anymore, and into cardigans way more.
Feels like growing up.
MEULABOH DISTRICT, Aceh, Indonesia, January 12, 2014 (ENS) - An Indonesian court has found the palm oil company PT Kallista Alam guilty of illegally burning large swathes of the Tripa peat forest, which lies within Sumatra’s Leuser Ecosystem, the only place on Earth where tigers, elephants, rhinos, and orangutans live together in the wild.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1134 days.
- 574 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Hemp is a Sensible, Sustainable, Highly-Industrializable Plant
We should utilize it. Hemp could solve many problems.
END PROHIBITION. It is NOT just about smoking.