Fear and loathing of the 1%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Are they the whiny rich? Or besieged job creators? Whatever you call them, and whatever your politics, there is no doubting that the One Percent is on more…

Radio talker Rusty Humphries launches cigar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) Rusty Humphries is a conservative talk radio host who holds the #20 spot on the TALKERS magazine "Heavy Hundred" list for 2012. But attracting 3 million more…

Businesses brace for health care cost increase

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) It's not just Papa John's pizza that's going to get more expensive under the new health care law, a new survey of businesses found Wednesday. Nearly two-thirds more…

Rush: Robin Hood was tea partier

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RUSHLIMBAUGH.COM) RUSH: The latest big lie the from Obama's Truth Team is Mitt Romney wants to raise taxes on Americans while Obama wants to cut taxes.  That's the more…

France plans 75% tax rate for rich

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) PARIS — The call to Vincent Grandil’s Paris law firm began like many others that have rolled in recently. On the line was the well-paid chief more…

Annual federal deficit nears $1 trillion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The federal deficit is bumping up against the $1 trillion mark for the fourth straight year, having reached $975 billion through the end of July with more…

Study: Half of U.S. seniors die broke

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HUFFINGTON POST) Nearly one in two Americans -- 46 percent -- die "with virtually no financial assets," or less than $10,000, according to a recent study by economics professors at more…

Gibson Guitars hit with $300,000 fine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Gibson Guitar Corporation has agreed to pay $350,000 in penalties to settle federal charges that it illegally imported ebony Madagascar to use for fret boards, more…

No job? Pull up your pants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) The local government of Hinds County, Mississippi, may force residents to pull their pants up in the hope of pulling the region up by its bootstraps. more…

Church of England dumps News Corp.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (AP) — The Church of England has sold its shares in Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. over its handling of a phone hacking scandal at one of its newspapers. Anglican more…