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Santa Muerte--Our Lady of Death

A year after I moved to Gettysburg, I discovered an authentic Hispanic mercado/restaurante a block from my house. This was after spending a year bemoaning the belief that I would never discover authentic Mexican food in the northeast. 501 more words

Oil Price Volatility Explained

If you were buying gasoline for your car in 2008, then you are aware of how high gas prices were. $4/gallon is no joke ($147/barrel), especially if you are unemployed (which there was a 10% chance of at the time). 815 more words

Economics & Politics


Inquisitr: “Illegal immigrant Jose Manuel Marino-Najera is suing the Border Patrol over dog bites he sustained after entering America illegally and carrying drugs into the country. 101 more words


The Mexican Mayors Club - available now

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Creative Fiction

OPEC and oil prices: if you gave a dozen dysfunctional vagrants control of the global economy, what do you think would happen?

The business news is dominated by talk of crashing oil prices and the possible repercussions. Oil patch workers and anyone who thought shares in energy companies were a good idea are watching, slack jawed and pasty white, share prices get demolished and wondering if this really is the end of the oil era. 763 more words

Industrial Energy

European Commission stamps out a cartel—for envelopes!

Never let it be said that the European Commission doesn’t address the serious issues: It has just fined a cartel of five envelope makers $24 million. 269 more words

The Cat Burglar

The Cat Burglar

The cat shrieked and leapt from the window sill, breaking the 3:00 AM darkness, landing on the left shoulder and nape of the neophyte burglar. 1,281 more words

Billy Ray Chitwood