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I didn't takeaway that corporations are bad, just that because they lack a conscience, and are primarily concerned with making a profit; therefore their interests are not necessarily aligned with those of humanity, and in fact, may even be in opposition to humanity's best interests. » 7/21/14 11:58am 7/21/14 11:58am

A hummer is not really the best analogy. This is more like what corporations do every day in the US when leasing office space—the building is often just a shell, then the interior is built out into individual offices or open workspaces usually to suit the future tenant. » 7/14/14 1:41pm 7/14/14 1:41pm

Based only on his public image, he seems to have a better grasp on self-control and self-discipline than the vast majority of politicians, and he already has an Italian villa, so there's less need for the typical combination of corruption and greed that motivates most pols. I'd vote for him. » 6/27/14 1:31pm 6/27/14 1:31pm

This is way too many words (are you trying to set a Gawker Media record?) about some guy who admits he said some stupid shit and his response is basically "well, they didn't have to fire me for it, man", which, yah—of course they didn't have to fire him. » 6/04/14 4:25pm 6/04/14 4:25pm

It's rather basic, but Oreck makes one hell of a vacuum. I always thought it was just marketing and hype, but lots of hotels use them so I gave it a shot and it blows everything else away (not literally). It does not have a hose, but has such good suction at the base that I can live without it. » 2/07/14 9:31pm 2/07/14 9:31pm