Doug Henwood, editor/publisher of the fine Left Business Observer newsletter, sent this note to his mail list the other day: The spell checker for Adobe's InDesign was stumped by the word "narcoticized," and suggested "Americanized" as an alternative.
Welcome, friend, to the booming field of "subprime" mortgages. Think you can't afford a house? You're probably right, but that won't stop us from putting you in one!
Fewer jobs. More debt. And more outsourcing.
Author and economist Doug Henwood on jobless recoveries, the two Americas, and the "Wal-Mart effect"
The Bush administration's top 40 lies about war and terrorism
Why are businesses spying on their own employees more and more? Because they can.