We’re Going Down

That's the outlook as the market opened this morning... Down 200 points at the opening bell.  Thank you Tea Party for the S&P credit downgrade.  For the first time in history, the US credit rating has been downgraded. We'll talk about why that happened this morning on the show with Down With Tyranny's Howie Klein, and Crooks and Liars' Nicole Belle. Today's recommended reading comes from Dr. Drew Westen... His awesome op-ed in the Sunday NY Times: "What Happened to Obama?"  Howie also recommends Paul Krugman's Sunday NY Times piece "Credibility, Chutzpah and Debt" as a companion... Today's Fools on [...]

The Mourning After

Yes, I'm in mourning today.  I've never been particularly fond of Florida (except for the weather from Dec-March), but the next few years will be particularly awful here. Although the Governor's race hasn't officially been called, as of this writing -at 9:40am Wednesday morning and 99% of the precincts reporting, Rick Scott is in the lead with 2,553,434 votes (49%) to Alex Sink's 2,500,510 votes (48%).  Ms. Sink has a press conference scheduled for 10:30 this morning.  Unfortunately, I think it'll be her concession speech. Want to know a bit more about our presumptive governor?  Here's what the Broward New [...]

Earth Day, Defeating Boehner & the Teabagger Boogie

What a way to end the week... It was a busy show tonight. So click on the player above, and here's what you'll hear: Since today is Earth Day, we started the show with a conversation with Jeff Regen, VP of Online Communications for Defenders of Wildlife. In addition to a campaign to urge people to dedicate a day of service to the earth, they've also spearheaded a drive to make Discovery Inc rethink its terrible idea to air a program on its TLC channel called "Sarah Palin's Alaska." There is a light at the end of the Boehner tunnel. [...]

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