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Entries by Allison Kilkenny from 12/2008

India, Katrina, and the Bailout: How Poor People Everywhere Are Being Neglected

| Posted 12.03.2008 | Politics

Before, during, and after a serious terrorist attack, poor people endure retched conditions. US prisoners and Indian slum residents both share 59 square feet of living space.

The Gray Lady Bitchslaps Auto Workers

| Posted 12.04.2008 | Business

The Big Three claim their industry is tanking not because of their refusal to change their gas-guzzling car designs, but because evil workers are demanding their contractually promised benefits.

Viacom to Employees: Happy Holidays and Go Screw Yourselves

| Posted 12.11.2008 | Media

Late paychecks are always a drag, but they're especially inconvenient during the holidays. A delayed payment of a week may mess up one's checkbook, bu...

Caroline Kennedy: Paying to Play

| Posted 12.16.2008 | Politics

If Caroline can cough up around $70 million, she gets to play, but if she was a poor gal named Smith or Gonzalez with an impressive resume and a noble spirit, she'd get her little a** booted to the curb.

You Heart Corruption

| Posted 12.21.2008 | Politics

Everyone needs to stop acting like they're surprised by the recession. It's not cute, and it's painfully insincere.