Make And Take Person To Person Loans With Prosper

  With the economy in tough times and the apocalyptic headlines that fill our newspapers and online news sites, it’s no wonder why many people are thinking about ways to cut their expenses, save money, and pay off credit card … Read More

Why American Automobile Manufacturers are Doomed

There is a famous misquote ‘what’s good for General Motors is good for the country’ that is true in that it sums up the hubris that has always been rampant in the US auto industry.  The long history of wiping … Read More

Iraq Puts 40% of Oil Reserves Up for Grabs: Conspiracy Theories and Controversy Ensue

Iraq’s announcement that it plans to put 40% of it’s estimated 115 billion barrel oil reserve up for bidding has ignited the fire of conspiracy theorists who have long speculated that multi-national oil corporations pushed Britain and the US government … Read More

Take that!

We all experience bad service sometimes, but what can you do about it? And if you represent a corporation, isn’t it better if you know you’ve got a problem so you can fix it? MeasuredUp.com is an answer to both those questions, and a bridge between customers and customer service. … Read More

“Think”… a Little Harder!

    Funny how a television network that has a whole site, Think, dedicated to environmental activism and news would actually be responsible for clearing a rain forest, trashing it, and then leaving it that way after filming its newest … Read More

Popular Plastics Chemical Poses Further Threat

Bisphenol A, the plastics chemical in everything from baby bottles to the liners of soda cans was recently declared safe by the FDA after much public concern due to media reports of its dangers to human health. This updated report … Read More

Quit Your Job, Win an Award

You have spent hours and hours of company time thinking about it, you do it in your dreams, anymore it’s the only thing you ever think about. So why don’t you just go ahead and do it, that’s right, walk … Read More

For Love of the Game

Fans are getting disgruntled at the NFL because of some baffling new regulations that don’t seem consistent with the league’s history of laissez faire live and let dog fight   attitude. While NFL players can get lit and sexually assault or … Read More

Scented Laundry Chemicals and Air Fresheners Make Household Air Toxic

Here’s some more research findings to make you want someone to shout “rein in that rabid dog” when anyone mentions the chemical industry. Researchers at the University of Washington published findings in the journal Environmental Impact Assessment Review detailing the … Read More

The Race to the Bottom: Is Cheaper Better?

It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that textiles from several major U.S. clothing labels have recently been found to be produced by severely underpaid and exploited Chinese workers. The somewhat surprising news is that the factory was in queens. … Read More