Fiscal crisis

Obama: 'Differences Are Just Too Wide' For Grand Bargain

Obama explains that the differences in Republican objectives for the budget are just too far off from the Democratic objects to achive a Grand Bargain. Also, there is no immediate debt crisis that necessitates gutting Medicare, Medicaid, or Social Security.

Cities On The Edge - Circa 1975

(In the era of funny money - $1.5 mil got you this fixer-upper) As California continues it's circle around the monetary drain, I was reminded of an