Social Awareness

Bono talks about U2′s performance last night

I received a hat-tip about this video in an email from Josh Peck of ONE.org.  So many people – worldwide – have their hopes pinned to Obama’s presidency.  This is both inspiring & a bit daunting. Tags: U2, Bono, Obama

Twitter’s impact on my 2008

Twitter’s impact on my 2008

For those who’ve been around me for more than a few minutes, you know that I like to be silly, enjoy a great diversity of music, have deep loyalty to family & friends, know a bit about technology, and have strong opinions on almost everything (just ask me).

Obama’s Tax Plan

This morning I read (again) the published details on Obama’s Tax Plan.  You can certainly go read them yourself, but I’m going to republish the summary here: Impact of the Obama Tax Plan WHO   TAX CUT  Married Couple Making $75,000 with two children, one of whom is in college  $3,700  [includes $1,000 Making Work Pay; [...]

Dear Senator McCain: We remember the Keating 5 (you were one of them)

Lest we forget, the last time the country had to bailout an industry – the savings & loans of the late 1980s – John McCain was right in the middle of it.  What came to be known as The Keating Five included none other than John McCain, current Republican nominee for President of the United [...]