The average American worker got squeezed in 2005 between the biggest rise in energy prices in 15 years and wages that failed to keep up with inflation. As a result, hourly earnings after adjusting for inflation fell by 0.5 percent in December compared with what workers were earning in December 2004, the Labor Department reported Wednesday.
The Roman Catholic Church has restated its support for evolution with an article praising a U.S. court decision that rejects the "intelligent design" theory as non-scientific.
MINNESOTA BLOG OF THE DAY
Wick's been blogging since last June on topics ranging from job hunting to Conan O'Brien's influence in the world at I've stared straight into the sun.
Happy birthday, Trogdor!
FREEDOM OF SPEECH
"We just keep working on it. You know, we just write and write and write and write and write."
-- writer-producer George Lucas, about the impending and unnecessary Indiana Jones IV