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Assholes.Three months ago, Mr. Price, 31, announced he was setting a new minimum salary of $70,000 at his Seattle credit card processing firm, Gravity Payments, and slashing his own million-dollar pay package to do it....Two of Mr. Price’s most valued...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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This never occurred to anyone before?The cash exodus is a small piece of a bigger puzzle over why — despite two major international bailouts — the Greek economy is in worse shape and more deeply in debt. It is a politically charged issue that will...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Not that I object, but I admit I find it a bit surprising that we allow extradition at all.Walter Palmer, the wealthy big-game hunter who killed a famous lion, could be headed back to Africa — if the Zimbabwe government has its way.On Friday, officials...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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I had thought it was a bit hyperbolic...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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From: Eschaton | By: ql | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Get Happy!
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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There are "left wing" policies that probably aren't popular. There are left wing policies that perhaps could be popular if there were enough people championing them and making the case for them, but that's trickier. And then there are left wing policies...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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But only when it's a useless benefit scrounging member of the House of Lords is there anguished soul-searching about the inhumanity of it all.Am I alone in having some sympathy for Lord Sewel (aka Lord Coke, Lord Sewer, The Cocaine Peer, Baron Sewel...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Every agency is starting to blame every other agency for the Pope visit clusterfuck.It might not be a clusterfuck! But the PR has been, and not because of meddling "little people" bloggers or similar. Want to clear the air, then clear it. People live...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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You don't have to take sides in any particular cause/conflict to see that the concept is fucking idiotic.Mr. Hassan’s trainees were mainly from villages within the 68-mile strip along the Turkish border that the moderate insurgents are supposed to...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Tomorrow is....!
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Friday, July 31, 2015
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You aren't forced to pay your staff the minimum you need to in order to hire them/keep them around. Though nobody’s keeping a formal tally of unfilled positions, chefs at restaurants from casual to ambitious say Seattle’s growth—and related circumstances...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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I hope reporters know this kind of coverage is just stupid.Mr. Trump could come away a winner if he makes cogent points without sounding too hostile, presenting himself as more of a serious-minded, anti-establishment voice in a primary crowded with career...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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It is a bit scary, if not surprising, that so many people think The Donald is awesome because he's an asshole and yells at people, that he's ahead in the polls because he's a better asshole than Chris Christie.Too many people want to put assholes in...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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This both fun and frightening.Trump's 20 percent is the largest tally for a Republican contender in any national poll by the independent Quinnipiac (KWIN-uh-pe-ack) University. Behind Trump are Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker with 13 percent and former Florida...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Though perhaps I'm just extra sensitive as I'm a bit sick at the moment.An AP analysis of water quality revealed dangerously high levels of viruses and bacteria from human sewage in Olympic and Paralympic venues — results that alarmed international...
From: Eschaton | By: Atrios | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Cole is right, of course.  Cops lie. More insidiously, prosecutors encourage them to lie, actually suborn perjury, essentially immunizing cops from prosecution.  The "teamwork" that gets convictions impedes holding cops accountable....
From: Eschaton | By: Jay Ackroyd (@jayackroyd) | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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