We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both. - Justice Louis Brandeis
Trickle-down economics is the first cousin of austerity economics. Austerity is nuts when so many millions are out of work. And as we’ve learned before, trickle-down is a fraud. Nothing ever trickles down. - Robert Reich, "A Story for May Day"
Dr. Jeff Masters will tell you about it. Under some very reasonable assumptions, "the July 2012 drought is second
only to the great Dust Bowl drought of July 1934 in terms of the area of
the contiguous U.S. covered by moderate or greater drought." You might even think it was a symptom of global climate change. But... oh, look, Al Gore wants to take away your guns and place you on death panels! [/snark]