How is bolting the windows shut at the capital in Madison Wisconsin NOT a fire hazard?

Yes, you read that correctly.  I just caught these pictures on Twicpic via @ericming5 that they are bolting the windows shut in the capital building in Madison Wisconsin.The bolt tops have been taken of make it impossible to open the windows. How is this not a fire hazard and how is this okay to treat your citizens this way?Now, this is ...continue reading

US Senate Seat For Sale

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Okay, when I was directed to check this out, I couldn't help but laugh.  However, you definitely need to check out the auctions going on at Ebay: ...continue reading

Illinois Governor Arrested

Only in Illinois, does your governor try to sell a Senate seat. What makes this all the more crazy is that he already was being investigated for other pay-to-play schemes, so how stupid do you have to be?  According to the statement from the FBI, Blagojevich is alleged to have discussed obtaining:a substantial salary for himself at either a non-profit ...continue reading