August jobs report – Can’t hide the decline

By Steve Eggleston Yesterday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the August jobs report, and the news was not good. The seasonally-adjusted 144,000 non-farm jobs added, with 134,000 in the private sector, broke the 8-month streak of at least 200,000 jobs added per month, and was unexpectedly worse than the expert consensus of 220,000-230,000 jobs … Continue reading August jobs report – Can’t hide the decline

The Mis-Education of the American Christian Negro

With apologies to Carter G. Woodson. This essay was originally posted as a Facebook note on June 24, 2010. Since it's getting some recent attention over there, I figured that it could use some attention here. by baldilocks Reading as a pair of acquaintances had a back-and-forth about American and Russian literature got me to … Continue reading The Mis-Education of the American Christian Negro

Saturday at Noon I’ll be at the Natural Discount Shop Rte 12 Leominster

I'll be at the Natural Discount Shop 614 N Main St Rt 12. Leominster, MA 01453 Saturday at Noon for DaTechguy on DaRadio this week. I'll be giving away Big Finish Doctor Who CD's Conservative Books, Grille Bucks good at Happy Jacks Restaurant in Leominster or The South Side Grille & Margarita Factory in Gardner. … Continue reading Saturday at Noon I’ll be at the Natural Discount Shop Rte 12 Leominster

The Final Victory of Arthur T Demoulas

For 35 days stores like Stop & Shop, Hannafords and Shaws reaped the windfall from the Market Basket Work Action. I wondered during that time if they would take the chance to drop prices to compete in the hopes of keeping these customers even if Arthur T won. I shopped at Hannafords the afternoon a … Continue reading The Final Victory of Arthur T Demoulas