IT’S ONLY YOUR MONEY To the disgust of everyone and the surprise of no one, Mendodo College just gave its subpar president, Arturo Reyes, another big raise. This cat, fatter than most around here, now pulls down more than $300,000 annually in salary and benefits.
[Oct 28] Come join us and learn to save a life by attending the FREE Hands-Only CPR Class being held at the Elk Community Center on Saturday, October 28th at 10am. The class will only take about an hour and you'll also get a bonus demonstration on how to use the Automated External Defibrillators (AED) […]
Oil prices continued to climb last week with US futures closing at $50.66 and London at $56.90. The $6 spread between NY and London is mostly due to the aftermath of the US hurricanes which have resulted in the growth of US crude inventories while elsewhere they have declined. The post Peak Oil Review: 25th September 2017 appeared first on Resilience.
The first-ever report card on walking and walkable communities was announced at the Summit, underscoring the importance of the emerging walking movement. The United States as a whole gets a failing grade in the following subjects: 1) pedestrian safety; 2) pedestrian infrastructure; 3) walking opportunities for children; 4) business and non-profit sector po […]
I’m sure that some will criticize the insensitivity of the timing of this essay. How can you talk about Puerto Rico, climate change, and degrowth at this tragic time? But what time is better than now? There are only going to be more disasters and more tragic times ahead. And if after each one we spend billions on rebuilding costly infrastructure, the resulti […]
[Feel free to submit a question for this column, addressing it at massimo at howtobeastoic dot org.] A. wrote: I have been a practicing Stoic for several years now and it is thanks to Stoicism and other factors that I... Read More ›
With this post I am going to begin an in-depth coverage of the second edition of Larry Becker’s fundamental book, A New Stoicism, without question the most serious attempt to “update” Stoicism from the end of its first half-millennium run,... Read More ›