Tags » Middle Class

How To Stay Hungry While Riding In The Lap of Luxury

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” (Feel free as you sing along to insert the visual of falling snowflakes, gray skies, and biting winds if that will help you ‘get in the spirit’.) 986 more words

Family

' WHITE HOUSE THREATENS TO VETO DEAL THAT WOULD RESTORE TAX BREAKS '

#AceWorldNews – WASHINGTON – Nov.26 – The White House on Tuesday threatened to veto an emerging deal that would restore several lapsed tax breaks, bringing into the open tensions between President Obama and the top Senate Democrat The Hill reported.  43 more words

#AceWorldNews

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Each state must meet certain criteria to ensure recipients are being encouraged to work themselves out of welfare. The new program is called Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). 61 more words

Homeless

Ferguson burns...the world watches...

another Black male – shot in the back – already face down on the ground – just where too many of us want him to be…

Culture

A Third Way--A Slightly Less Frustrated Political Post

I am a little young to remember, but I believe that when Bill and Hillary Clinton were coming up in politics they helped form a political group called “The Third Way.”  The idea was that there could be compromise and new ideas–now I’m sure looking back on it, if I knew more about it, the conversation would be highly politicized, but the idea is a nice one. 59 more words

Political Frustration

The Rise of the Middle Class Speech Impediment

Over the past few years there has been a rapid increase in the number of confirmed cases of acute middle class speech impediment. Although not fatal, it renders sufferers completely unable to articulate themselves clearly and retains them in a perpetual state of gossiping. 166 more words

Culture Clash

So, the other week my daughter’s friend’s Mum invited me round her house so she could convert me to Islam. I was really flattered. It’s nice to think that someone is concerned for my immortal (as they believe) soul and also, I was impressed that she told me straight. 749 more words