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  • 16 June

    God Bless BP!

    By: Jim Moss God Bless British Petroleum. Cheerleaders for the oil industry, for deep off-shore oil exploration, and for unregulated capitalism adopted the slogan, ‘Drill, Baby, Drill!’ at the 2008 Republican Convention.  This cool-sounding slogan is macho & sexy.  When partisans chant ‘Drill, Baby, Drill’, they are proudly giving a …

May, 2010

  • 7 May

    Little Joe Evades Deportation

    Image by Thomas Hawk via Flickr By: Jim Moss Musician and Mexican American, Little Joe, apparently evaded an Arizona law enforcement round-up of suspected illegal aliens after Globe’s big Cinco de Mayo celebration last Sunday night.  While on stage with his band, Little Joe y la Familia, Joe publicly acknowledged …

November, 2008

  • 27 November

    Parallel Disasters

    By: James Dowley Owner/Investor/ Old Globe Cafe I recently read an article entitled “Tightwads Legacy”. It documented the actions of one Bill Gottlieb, a property buyer in Manhattan who amassed a portfolio of over 100 properties…and then died. He boarded up his holdings or rented them out without maintaining them. …