The new tax policy was designed to punish blue states because they have higher local and state taxes. Corporations get permanent and big tax cuts that only benefit the rich. Repatriation of overseas corporate wealth will go towards stock buybacks, C-level bonuses, and shareholder dividends. Decisions to invest in R&D and hire more employees [...]
Water is the next limited resource. Just in the news, bomb threat to Trump tower. This doesn't help anybody. Pro gun people use the second amendment to proclaim their constitutional right to gun ownership. Thing is, the constitution is a living document and was meant to be modified as needed. We modified it to [...]
Welcome to today's episode of the podcast. In regular news in the USA we had another mass shooting. This was in a school. I know, we see this all the time. It's like reporting the weather. We just sit back and watch these things happen because we are told that we can't do anything [...]
Have you read Fire and Fury? I thought I was reading Game of Thrones then I looked at the cover and saw Trump.
Live from Kevin's cavern/dungeon/home studio, the CBP team discuss the finer points of the holiday season over more than one spirited beverage. It's an alcoholiday, if you will, of fun. A festival of fights! We try to veer away from political talk and get into more serious issues, like whether Peter Dinklage will one [...]
Matthew 10:26 King James Version (KJV). For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? Problem with complaining about not having time to read the tax bill, it passed along party lines. The dems didn't have any fence sitters that needed convincing, so it doesn't [...]
Today we discuss miscellaneous political hot buttons. I initially was not going to record this, but the conversation was good and we wanted to share.
Today we discuss the House proposed tax bill. From what it looks like, the rich and corporate America get big tax breaks while the middle class get the squeeze again. Write to your congress people and tell them you don't want your taxes going up. By the time you get your 2018 tax bill [...]
World records for running. Surprisingly Kevin wasn't too far from the truth - the women aren't too far behind the men. However women are closer to men in strength with leg power, but the clear difference is in upper body strength. https://inglog.com/tools/world-records https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_world_records_in_Olympic_weightlifting Technology has allowed women to close any gaps in work equality, [...]
Kevin and I argue the nuances of inequality of the genders. I try to explain where we are today stems from what we were in the past as a people, culture, society. https://www.mckinleyirvin.com/Family-Law-Blog/2012/October/32-Shocking-Divorce-Statistics.aspx