No escaping the “fiscal cliff” with Boehner and McConnell protecting special interests.

Bait and Switch? By James Turnage: Orin Hatch and the other obstructionist members of Congress are out of their frigging minds. President Obama campaigned on continuing tax cuts for those who actually work in this country and pledged to return to the rates during the Clinton era. Remember how good things were then? Even the […]

Football Games to Watch, New York Giants at the Washington Redskins

The Games to Watch Sunday By James Turnage: Ordinarily I would tell you the best NFL game to watch this weekend was the Pittsburgh Steelers at the Baltimore Ravens. This has been the longest and most physical rivalry in professional football. The Ravens are the original Cleveland Browns, and they have continued to nurture both […]

Update: Trader Joe’s Recalls 4,000+ lbs of Chicken for Risk of Listeria Monocytogenes Contamination

Updated December 2nd, 2012, 8;32 AM PST by Jim Donahue. Trader Joe’s recalls “Butter Chicken” from its stores because of possible contamination from the Listeria Bacteria. The United States Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service in conjunction the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and Aliya’s Foods Limited, has issued a public alert of a […]