Why Black Americans Think That the Federal Government is Our Friend

by baldilocks Originally posted on December 10, 2009. While hanging out yesterday at Ace's yesterday [sic; December 9, 2009] as he was flogging racists, I happened to mention that many if not most black Americans view the federal government as beneficial and friendly.  Some other commenters were surprised and I was surprised at their surprise, … Continue reading Why Black Americans Think That the Federal Government is Our Friend

Apparently there is a budget deal

And because it is a "deal" that means there is good news and bad news. Good news: Cuts of 39 bil Military will be paid No Abortion Money in DC Bad news: Cuts of only 39 Bil Planned Parenthood keeps money NPR Keeps money In terms of right and wrong, of course the planned parenthood … Continue reading Apparently there is a budget deal

One of the things I love in life is when my tax dollars are used…

...in ways I approve of. That would be my description of the very nice woman at the IRS office in Fitchburg that helped me with three tax questions I had concerning rules. It's true there is a computer program she is required to use, but she was friendly, helpful and enthusiastic about giving a hand. … Continue reading One of the things I love in life is when my tax dollars are used…