Photos from today’s Fox 25 Zip Trip event in Townsend Ma.

Every week during the summer Fox 25 hosts what are called: Zip Trips. They go to a different Zip code and meet the people in the town. Today on my way to another event I noticed they were in Townsend, so I stopped by to visit and took a few pictures: If you prefer a … Continue reading Photos from today’s Fox 25 Zip Trip event in Townsend Ma.

TNR vs Vinnie

The New Republic looks at the history behind the family pledge: However, as classic work by Robert Fogel and Stanley Engerman has shown, despite the horrors of slavery, overall, during the pre-emancipation era, about two-thirds of enslaved families had two parents—far more than today. More recent revisionist work has stressed that, while forced separations were … Continue reading TNR vs Vinnie

The Facts of budget life

There is a lot of spin going on so lets just cut to the chase here: 1. Any additional money that you give to congress will be spent by congress. 2. There is no money put aside for Social Security and there never was. 3. And if Social Security is not paid out, it will … Continue reading The Facts of budget life