Well, the President finally appointed at least the beginning of his blue-ribbon commission on fiscal responsibility and reform, naming Alan Simpson and former chief-of-staff Erskine Bowles from the Clinton days to co-chair it. It's worth holding out hope for this, because Simpson's a good man—always been a renegade on the Republican side—and Bowles was experienced in Washington.
Within a few years, this corporation, which was originally intended for more, wholesome, family entertainment will be dead. Their current catering to the emo, hipster, rich, powder white, racist, bigoted crowd will kill them. Their stock has been down more than not because of this. They are currently trying to be dark, scary, and nasty to compete with the other networks.
I want to build on this limited government thing. I think this is where Obama has missed the boat. He can still recover. He has unfortunately taken on the mantel of big government because he backed Wall Street. He has to reverse course. He has to take the populist theme away from these hypocritical Tea Party people and make it his own.
I have spent the last couple of days ay the TED conference away from the hurly burly of the political world discussing and listening to speeches about innovation. The sound bite was: We need innovation and we need speed and greed for good as opposed to the approach that Greed is good.
Hey republicans and Democrats get your shit together. My family needs it, we want it and so do 47mILLION OTHERS. So what id it is not perfect. We'll figure ir out over time. Inflation is -2% and our premiums are going up 14% . Come on . All of our politicians are wimps while the rest of us suffer. This is BS.