The $6 Million Social Worker

The New York Yankees just bought a first baseman for $180 million. For the next eight years, Mark Teixeira will earn about $22.5 million a season. The week before, the Yanks bought seven years of pitcher CC Sabathia’s life for $161 million, about $23 million a season—and five years of … Continue reading

A Coup In Guinea…10 Million People Under Military Control

While most of us couldn’t find Guinea on a blank African map, it is one of the former colonies, this one French, that achieved independence 50 years ago. As noted below in a news report, it is one of the poorest countries in Africa. [When a corespondent calls a country … Continue reading

Pakistan Moves 20,000 Troops to Indian Border

According to intelligence experts, Pakistan is moving 20,000 troops to it’s border with India. These two countries have already fought three wars. Now they are both nuclear powers and the prospects are of deep concern to the US for a number of reasons. “The situation is at this point in … Continue reading

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all our friends here at The Dem Daily! I’m sorry I haven’t spent much time here since my move, I’ve been enjoying life living in the Downeast of Maine and haven’t really felt the urge to pay too much attention to the news. I vow to get … Continue reading