Millionaires On A Food Stamp Diet?

If you’re a follower of the Huffington Post, you’ve probably read about Panera Bread founder and CEO Ron Shaich and his week-long commitment to spend no more than $4.50 a day on food, thus spotlighting the plight of the 49 million Americans on food stamps. (Even after years of the use of debit cards, we…

For Shame for Poor-Shaming

You’ve heard the term “slut-shaming.” It’s a tactic used by those fighting to repeal the 20th century. As women make strides for equality, a chorus of antiquities pronounces women who want to work outside the home as promiscuous. Only wanton women would want abortion rights. Loose ladies demand day care. Slut-shaming is even prevalent when…

Free College Tuition? Read The Fine Print

Tyrades! By Danny Tyree According to the New York Times, the Oregon legislature has approved a bold remedy for student debt. In a “pay it forward” scenario similar to Australia’s, students would attend public universities tuition free and loan free — but would sign a binding contract to have a certain percentage of their post-graduation…

Three Reasons Not To Kill Your Garden Spiders

From ancient times, spiders were feared, worshipped and mentioned in ancient legends, proverbs and even urban myths. Remember that saying that allowed us to kill a spider in the morning but never in the afternoon or evening? Have you ever heard about the psychoanalytical symbolic interpretation of dreaming spiders? And how about the myths and…