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Except as a campaign hate line, no one thinks Trickle Down Economics worked. If anything, it’s chief impact has been a massive up-flow of wealth on an exploitive dream and a deceptive prayer. 365 more words


The Law of the (American) Jungle

I’ve seen lots of videos of the animals of Africa, where we can see the daily struggle of life against death. It is gruesome — yet somehow fascinating — to see helpless animals being eaten alive. 267 more words

Recovery, driving ordinary people backwards 100 years

A letter a day to number 10. No 978

Sunday 18 January 2015.

Dear Mr Cameron,

I hope you enjoyed your boys own back scratching session with Barack Obama as he praised you for Britain’s economic recovery.  366 more words

14/365: Trickling

The fetishism of violence,
The excitement of fingers without hands,
Of engulfing explosions.
The dichotomy of fascination and disgust,
The blurred line between sickness and lust. 105 more words


Poverty Trickles Down

Poverty trickles down like rain

Where it settles at the bottom

And the wretched and bedraggled

Crawl through the mud so darkly.

Watch them go, feel them cry, 48 more words


If You're Worried About "Dynamic Scoring," Ditch the "Voo-Doo Economics" Argument

For those of us who think Dynamic Scoring (DS) is a really irresponsible, fiscally dangerous way for the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to estimate the impact of changes to the tax code, ditch the politically charged “Voo-Doo Economics” (VDE) argument. 541 more words


Trickle Down Clowns

How The Big Boys Do It

There are men with a gun

Who rob banks so fast

That when the job’s done

We’re aghast

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