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Reader’s Submission Saturday: ‘We Are Not Coming Back.’

April 6, 2013


The United States (Rabbi Steven Pruzansky-Congregation Bnai Yeshurun) Credit to Gaslamp Post reader Monty for this submission – “The most charitable way of explaining the election results of 2012 is that Americans voted for the status quo – for the incumbent President and for a divided Congress. They must enjoy gridlock, partisanship, incompetence, economic stagnation […]

Is It Fair For People On Food Stamps To Buy Prime Rib And Lobster While Working Families Barely Survive?

February 14, 2013


The United States (Mike-The Economic Collapse) – Should we all quit working and jump on board the Obama gravy train?  Of course I am being facetious, but when you are barely surviving does there come a point when it just becomes easier to give up and totally rely on the government? Today, the federal government […]

Another State Says They’re Cutting Off Unemployment Benefits

December 6, 2012


Oklahoma (Paul Monies-Newsok) – About 7,000 Oklahomans could lose extended federal unemployment benefits if Congress doesn’t renew the program by the end of the year, the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission said Tuesday. Renewal of the Emergency Unemployment Compensation program is among several choices facing Congress in negotiations on the “fiscal cliff,” the catchall term for […]

UPDATE: Union Carelessness Leaves 18,000+ Jobless. HOSTESS Goes Under And Now Closing It’s Doors!

November 19, 2012


UPDATE UPDATE 11/20/2012 – The union refuses to budge, so now Hostess has the go ahead to close the doors.  Hey union boys, still think your representation gives a crap about you? Update 11/19/2012 – A bankruptcy court judge is putting the approval for Hostess to liquidate it’s assets on hold.  The update follows the […]

Major Engine Manufacturer To Lay Off 1,500 By Years End.

November 16, 2012


Indiana (The Gaslamp Post) -Engine manufacturer Cummins Inc. announced that they are planning on cutting 1,500 jobs throughout Indiana.  Anticipating a weak economic outlook and dwindling worldwide sales, the company is taking this first step in survival. Employees in both the manufacturing as well as the office have been informed that they could be losing […]

“You Didn’t Build That” Is Put Into Practice – Black Mob Takes Over Man’s Store, “We OWN This Now!”

October 2, 2012


Michigan (The Gaslamp Post) – A gas station operator in Detroit has been overrun by a gang of black teens who have basically hijacked his business.  Fearing a violent response from the group if he attempts to remove them by force, the gas station owner has tried repeatedly to obtain support from police, with little […]