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Month: September 2008
Interesting Political Ad Ripping John McCain
Can anyone tell me if it is true or not?
And actually, wouldn’t we want a President who has been successful rather than one who has spent his most of his life working for the government?
joelx.com Passes 200,000 Unique Visitors!
I have now had more than 200,000 unique visitors since my blog launched last year (most of these visitors coming in the last 6 months). Woohoo!
Doorway to Hell
In Darvaz, Turkmenistan, geologists were drilling for gas 35 years ago. While drilling, they hit an underground cavern filled with gas and their drilling rig and camp collapsed into the cave and ignited the gas. For the last 35 years the burning gas in the cavern has burned so intensely that the locals have taken to calling it the “Door to Hell”.… read more “Doorway to Hell”
Black Monday, 2008: 777 Point Drop In Markets Today… Worse Will Come
Welcome to Black Monday, 2008.
Today the Dow dropped 7% and the S&P 500 dropped 9%.‚ Those are the biggest drops in the market in almost two decades since the last Black Monday, 1987.‚ On that day in 1987 the Down dropped 20%, but fewer total points than it dropped today.
Want the really bad news?… read more “Black Monday, 2008: 777 Point Drop In Markets Today… Worse Will Come”
Jon Stewart Rips Hypocrites
Watch the hilariously funny video of Jon Stewart ripping on a bunch of hypocritical idiots who contradict themselves in multiple places on television talk shows. Great stuff.
Sarah Palin and John McCain’s advisors are the primary targets of Jon Stewart’s cutting wit. I’d like to see him go after some of Barack Obama’s people sometime too, but i’ll take what I can get.… read more “Jon Stewart Rips Hypocrites”
ESPN’s Jemele Hill Writes Racist Article
If you want to read the actual story or see Jemele Hill’s other articles, I will post the links in the comments section below.
Jemele Hill, of ESPN.com, wrote a very blatantly racist article recently entitled “Whatever Happened to the White Tailback?” in which she questions why for the last twenty years, most running backs have been black.‚ … read more “ESPN’s Jemele Hill Writes Racist Article”
What Caused The Financial Collapse?
People have been trying to figure out what led to the recent financial collapse and have come up with a variety of reasons:‚ some say it is due to Americans taking too much risk, or deregulation, or Wall Street’s greed, or the Bush Administration and so on.‚ Most of these people are wrong.
What caused the financial collapse was a combination of a lack of shareholders power due to corrupt boards of directors, partial deregulation, reregulation, “moral hazard” and lazy people.‚ … read more “What Caused The Financial Collapse?”
Seattle Improv Comedy Show
Plato and I went and watched our friend Scott Baxter perform with the Jety City Improv troupe last night.‚ Scott was kind enough to get us on the list for both the 1030 and the 1230 showings.‚ I really enjoyed both shows and had a lot of laughs.‚ If you want to have a good time (and super cheap drinks at the bar!)… read more “Seattle Improv Comedy Show”
Sexy Old Man
I’d be all over this guy if I hadn’t dedicated myself to a life of celibacy in honor of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.