Category: Wisconsin

Scott Walker Prepares to Crush Wisconsin’s Economy With Layers of Fresh Pavement

Posted April 23rd, 2014 @ 4:45 AM by

If you read the news today,  you may know about a so-called  ”$700 million transportation shortfall” that Scott Walker talked about at an economic development conference in Janesville on Tuesday.  Yes, WISDOT has plans to spend $700 million more than is projected to come in from gasoline taxes in the next two years.  Typically when […]

Make The Magic

Posted April 14th, 2014 @ 7:32 AM by

One of my favorite charities – Camp Kesem – UW Madison, is having their annual fundraiser – Make the Magic. Make the Magic is our only annual fundraising event. At this event, we also hope to spread the word throughout our community to tell more people about Camp Kesem! When? Saturday, April 26, 2014 from […]

Jim Villa — $178,000/Yr + Cadillac Bennies!

Posted April 3rd, 2014 @ 7:51 AM by

The UW system created a new job- Vice President of University Relations at the University of Wisconsin System. Many immensely qualified people applied for this job, unfortunately we found out that only one qualification mattered….the ability to kiss the ring of the republicans in charge of our state. For this important qualification, they found the […]

Iced In (by Mary Jo Walters)

Posted January 31st, 2014 @ 12:32 PM by

Make some calls, get updated, ask, when will Marijuana be legal in Wisconsin?

School Bells Ring, Are You Listening? (by Mary Jo Walters)

Posted January 31st, 2014 @ 6:49 AM by

WHERE IS the OUTRAGE?

Beyond Just the Issues

Posted January 27th, 2014 @ 8:08 AM by

I think that sometimes people view politics as something that exists purely on a left-to-right axis. Hit the middle of the political spectrum and you win. But I think that is an oversimplification. Note this article by Bruce Murphy: Ten points where Gov. Walker is vulnerable. Now, without debating the merits of these 10 points […]

Smokin’ Hot – by Mary Jo Walters

Posted January 27th, 2014 @ 8:01 AM by

This is now a blog post in a comment block, thanks Tori!

Let’s GoGo!!!!!

Posted January 24th, 2014 @ 8:47 AM by

Please help spread the word, it is just as important as donating at this point!

Reporters! Ask the Question! (Updated Twice)

Posted December 30th, 2013 @ 6:28 AM by

Sigh . . . lovely stories about no one being turned away from shelter . . . but no mention of the following:

Camp Quixote and Quixote Village

Posted December 10th, 2013 @ 8:35 AM by

Olympia Washington . . . perhaps the smallest city by the numbers, but clearly a larger metropolitan area. 50,000 population, roughly.

Whoville and Eugene SLEEPS

Posted December 5th, 2013 @ 11:13 AM by

Also in Eugene, is something that will look more familiar to Madison . . .