Monthly Archives: September 2013

Flying over Hate?


Kevin – Flying a plane over a football game to promote hatred may seem inconceivable, but it’s apparently real. The stunt was planned by David Caton and the Florida Family Association, an organization that the Southern Poverty Law Center labeled a … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Cancer?


Dear Kevin, Here’s an intriguing angle on why the new carbon pollution rules are so important–and why we need your support.  I recently met someone I have long admired: Seth Godin. I think of him as a cultural philosopher. We … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Cancer?


Dear Kevin, Here’s an intriguing angle on why the new carbon pollution rules are so important–and why we need your support.  I recently met someone I have long admired: Seth Godin. I think of him as a cultural philosopher. We … Continue reading

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IRANIAN APPLES?


In honor of this September 2013 meeting–long overdue–between high USA- and high Iranian- government officials, I bought in my local supermarket (here in Oman) three apples from Iran and three apples from the USA. I am eating one of them … Continue reading

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Obamacare lands this week: Questions on Obamacare answered as enrollment is set to begin


POLITICS Questions on Obamacare answered as enrollment is set to begin   September 29 BY DAVE HELLING The Kansas City Star   Obamacare lands this week. Actually, parts of it have been with us for years. But one of the … Continue reading

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Narcoland!–how the president of Mexico and his right hand police officials serve as Sinaloa Cartel protectors and protoges


The USA taxpayers have spent billions of dollars on the last two Mexican governments. This money was supposed to stem drugs coming into the USA. Instead, the Sinaloa cartel was helped by the head of federal police in Mexico. This … Continue reading

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Many in Kansas awaiting open enrollment to see whether health marketplace works for them


Many in Kansas awaiting open enrollment to see whether health marketplace works for them By Kelsey Ryan, The Wichita Eagle For one veteran’s family – and millions of other people across the country – Tuesday will reveal whether the Affordable Care Act … Continue reading

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What is really great for small businesses, there was never a mandate


As Republicans try again to block the implementation of Obamacare, the major part of the Affordable Care Act is about to take effect. Individuals seeking health insurance under Obamacare will be able to enroll online through new federal marketplaces beginning … Continue reading

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Why are the premiums lower on the new USA coverage?


JUAN GONZÁLEZ: I want to turn to President Obama. On Wednesday he spoke with Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative Conference. from: http://www.democracynow.org/2013/9/27/decoding_obamacare_a_guide_to_new PRESIDENT OBAMA: Essentially, what we have done is we have created what we’re calling marketplaces, in every state across the country … Continue reading

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Give us some example of people who are going to go to the USA health care system


AMY GOODMAN: Give us some example of people who are going to go to the system. from: http://www.democracynow.org/2013/9/27/decoding_obamacare_a_guide_to_new ELISABETH BENJAMIN: So, we like this example of Angie. She just graduated from college, she lives in Queens, she’s making $28,000 a year as a graphic designer. … Continue reading

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