Daily deals giant and one-time darling of Silicon Valley, Groupon, is having a hard time of it. An IPO in 2011 raised a whopping $700 million, apparently more money at the time than any US firm since Google. 409 more words
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VALUES VOTERS MEET AT NATIONAL RELIGIOUS LIBERTIES CONFERENCE IN DES MOINES IOWA - OR: MOMMY, I’M A-SCARED OF THE CRAZY PEOPLE!
The other evening laundries in and around Des Moines, Iowa – as well as those of the very finest hotels, were kept buzzing deep into the early morning hours in a feverish attempt to get all the necessary sheets laundered, starched, and ironed, in order that the many delegates to the ultra-conservative… 1,267 more words
Previously I wrote about expat wives (spouses) and how crucial their state of happiness is the success of an expat posting. However, expat life is not for everybody and today I’m going to introduce you to three stereotyped expat spouses who are almost certainly doomed to be unhappy. 1,131 more words
He awoke at the crack of noon and lurched to the small bathroom, still groggy from seeing nine clients yesterday, and then watching last nights great Fox-TV cartoon marathon – eight hours of Dillyman and Gloober – I mean, how could he not watch that? 796 more words
Hitler Throws Helmet in Ring as Republican Candidate for President: “Why accept a pale imitation? I VILL VIN!!”
Originally Posted by barkinginthedark ⋅ September 18, 2011 ⋅ But just as relevant today
Adolf Hitler announced today through his Minister of Propaganda Josef Goebbels, that he would be entering the Republican Presidential Primaries. 1,051 more words
The following could be a true story.
I checked at the prices on the menu and then peered through the diner window. It looked kind of friendly – I mean, immediately in front of me there was a guy in a booth with his head on the table and nobody seemed to be bothering him so… I hadn’t been in a restaurant of any kind for at least three years now…not since the Republicans got back into the white house in 2016. 1,009 more words