Category Archives: Pittsburgh

The New World

Shortly after Barack Obama won the election, rather handily, Our Man in Paris, Ric Erickson, the editor of MetropoleParis, left a comment at this site:   What are we going to do now that we’ve won? Who are we going … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Intellectualism, Changing the Subject, Colbert, Conservative Anti-Intellectualism, Dennis Miller, Financial Meltdown, Frank Rich, GOP In Tatters, History Being Made, Jon Stewart, MetropoleParis, New Political World, Obama, Obama Wins!, Palin Unqualified, Paris, Pittsburgh, Republicans in the Wilderness, Ric Erickson, The French, The more things change... | 1 Comment

Avoidance Behavior as the Preferred Option

Friday, October 24, was the day of the worldwide panic sell-off on every market, everywhere – liquidate what you have at a massive loss to cover the redemptions and margin calls. You may be leveraged at thirty or forty to … Continue reading

Posted in Ashley Todd, Avoidance Behavior, Black Men and White Women, Changing the Subject, Dividing Us from Each other, Economic Crisis, Elitism, Exploiting Resentment, Financial Meltdown, Panic in the Markets, Pittsburgh, Race and America, Race and Politics, Racism Lives On, The Culture Wars, The Pittsburgh Hoax | 1 Comment