Monthly Archives: September 2011

Andy

September 22, 2011

Massachusetts GOP Urges Harvard Not To Pay Elizabeth Warren's Salary

She must be doing something right.

Massachusetts GOP Urges Harvard Not To Pay Elizabeth Warren's Salary

Popular consumer advocate Elizabeth Warren has been a favorite target of Republican lawmakers since she built President Obama's Consumer Financial Protection Bureau from the ground up. For two years- they stymied her bid to lead the agency she created. Since Warren announced her intention to challen…

Andy

September 22, 2011

Obama and Jobs: Why I Don't Believe Him Anymore | Matt Taibbi | Rolling Stone

"The more important thing is that the people he's surrounded himself with are not labor people- but stooges from Wall Street. Barack Obama has as his chief of staff a former top-ranking executive from one of the most grossly corrupt mega-companies on earth- JP Morgan Chase. He sees Bill Daley in his own office every day- yet when it comes time to talk abut labor issues- he has to go out and make selected visits twice a year or whatever to the Richard Trumkas of the world. Listening to Obama talk about jobs and shared prosperity yesterday reminded me that we are back in campaign mode and Barack Obama has started doing again what he does best – play the part of a progressive. He's good at it. It sounds like he has a natural affinity for union workers and ordinary people when he makes these speeches. But his policies are crafted by representatives of corporate/financial America- who happen to entirely make up his inner circle. I just don't believe this guy anymore- and it's become almost painful to listen to him."

Obama and Jobs: Why I Don't Believe Him Anymore | Matt Taibbi | Rolling Stone

I was in an airport in Florida yesterday and was forced into a terrible- Sophie's Choice-type choice. I was hours early for a flight and stuck in a re

Andy

September 22, 2011

Now for the Big One! Welcome CRM Americas Final Four! | CRM Idol

We just made it to the final round of CRM Idol!

Now for the Big One! Welcome CRM Americas Final Four! | CRM Idol

CRM is all about engagement and building relations. We want to build an active and dynamic community around the CRM Idol contest… and for achieving that we need you and your comments- votes- and discussions. Engage with us: register and participate. Help us find the one and only CRM Idol.

Andy

September 17, 2011

upload.wikimedia.org

1 year ago: We took 10 boxes to FedEx- gave everything else away and grabbed the cats and laptops and airlifted back to San Francisco.

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Andy

September 16, 2011

Amendment puts GOP at odds with businesses

Bank of America advisory board member on North Carolina's vote for an amendment banning same-sex marriage: "If you want to figure out a way to push Bank of America from its headquarters in Charlotte to New York- pass this amendment.

Amendment puts GOP at odds with businesses

Andy

September 15, 2011

Willow- Lost Cat From Colorado- Resurfaces in Manhattan

This reminds me I need to figure out how to update whatever database ties the cats' microchips to our address. Has anyone else done that before?

Willow- Lost Cat From Colorado- Resurfaces in Manhattan

The calico cat who disappeared from her Rocky Mountain home was discovered on East 20th Street- but her 1-800-mile journey remains a mystery.