Not sure how that's quite the same as hanging. Also, she may be charged with homicide, but judges, juries and sentencing usually allow for the heat of the moment when considering something like this. She stabbed him during an assault, it was also incidentally lethal, but not necessarily so. I have a hard time… » 10/25/14 11:40am Saturday 11:40am

You mean lower wages for the American public across the board impacts the bottom line of food establishments working on economies of scale? I'm shocked. I wonder if McDonalds can make an impact on this general socio-economic issue in any way?! » 10/21/14 11:54am 10/21/14 11:54am

My sister was one of the first years in the 160k range. I'm not crying for her or anything, but I think I might rather dig holes for 8 hours a day than pore over endless contracts and menial bullshit for 12 hours a day and 6 days a week like she was doing. She gets paid a lot, but it's fairly soul-crushing shit. You… » 10/13/14 5:37pm 10/13/14 5:37pm

Yes it does have more to do with the law thank anything. But it's yet another anecdote about how the "free" market doesn't really benefit everyone and it's set up to benefit shareholders and the top execs. Another affirmation that trickle down economics doesn't work and another reason why the government meddling in… » 10/07/14 2:07pm 10/07/14 2:07pm

I've REALLY REALLY wanted a bike for a long time. I feel like Miami might not be the best place to have one. I lived in India for about 6 months and rented a Royal Enfield for about 2 weeks. Thing was old as hell and slow, but I had a blast. At the risk of sounding cliche and stupid, I felt really free on it and… » 10/02/14 4:19pm 10/02/14 4:19pm