Campaigner in chief wages class warfare in Michigan, slams right-to-work laws

http://twitter.com/#!/WorkingAmerica/status/278228376668475393 President Obama is in Michigan today, where he gave a snoozer of an economic speech to workers at the Daimler Detroit Diesel plant. As we all know, he loves nothing more than to come down from his ivory tower and mingle with the working class. @byronyork He sort of said that — likes to get […]

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Owner of Las Vegas’ Retro Bakery blasts Common Core math

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http://twitter.com/#!/RetroBakery/status/525461215850401792 Kari Haskell, co-owner of a successful bakery in Las Vegas, is known as the “queen of buttercream.” In addition to running her business, Kari is a parent. Yesterday, she posted a Common Core multiplication problem that made her head hurt: Old way on the left. New way on the right. NOW CAN YOU SEE WHY MY HEAD HURTS? […]

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Here’s Why Activist Investing Isn’t Going Away

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A new report details the eye-popping numbers surrounding activist campaigns in 2014, which reached new heights and targeted bigger companies than ever. View this image › Keith Bedford / Reuters / Reuters Last October, the activist hedge fund Starboard Value, claimed an unprecedented victory in its campaign to replace the entire board of Olive Garden […]

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6.5-magnitude earthquake hits Mexico

http://twitter.com/#!/gracealera/status/190359069113069568 2011-04-19 18:11:22 (Ml 2.8) BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO 32.5 -115.7 (265f4) http://post.ly/1v7GX — USGS Earthquake CA (@USGS_EQ_CA) April 19, 2011 Mexico had an earthquake with magnitude of 7 a while ago & now shakes are felt in the Gulf of California?? Waaa! 2012 it is?! — ANGELICA CABUSAY (@AnjYasubac) April 12, 2012 Twitchy will continue […]

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Lions WR banned from OTA’s for sucker punch

http://twitter.com/#!/MKWelchSR/status/204625208101969920 The Detroit Lions have banned wide receiver Titus Young from organized team activities after reportedly sucker-punching teammate Louis Delmas last week. The former second round draft pick becomes the fourth member of the Lions’ 2011 draft class to have behavior troubles. The other three, running back Mikel Leshoure, linemen Nick Fairley and Johnny Culbreath, […]

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