Is it me, or are Americans becoming increasingly stupider as time goes by? We’re told that banks and mortgage companies made a bunch of stupid mistakes which resulted in an economic meltdown. So to save us from the economic meltdown, we were told we have to give $700 billion to the same banks that put [...]
December 22nd, 2008 · 2 Comments
November 21st, 2008 · 1 Comment
City Collector Debora Marcoccio of Attleboro, Massachusetts, says, “My question is, how come it wasn’t paid when the (original) bills went out?” It’s easy to understand why Marcoccio wants to know: the city spent 42 cents on a stamp to bill a blind woman who “underpaid” her water bill by one penny — let’s not [...]
October 23rd, 2008 · No Comments
The dangerously high level of the stupidity surplus was once again the lead story in The Owl that morning….