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Comment on: Why do people earn what they earn?
Posted 11/02/2014 06:35:18 EST
>> Why, I ask Chin, are we Americans so uncomfortable with sharing our salaries? Well, generally because in a lot of corporate envirnoments, revealing your salary to others was considered a fireable o more »
Comment on: Why Massachusetts should defect from its time zone - Ideas - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/05/2014 08:02:03 EDT
@SaraDaivs: "I wonder what we all can do to get the ball rolling on making it happen."Move to Newfoundland. more »
Comment on: Patrickâs immigrant plan doesnât add up - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 07/27/2014 07:37:05 EDT
>> âMigrationâ ... since itâs often connected to people fleeing from a region because of violence or other untenable situations. No, the word you're looking for is "refugee"; you know, one who i more »
Comment on: A level playing field? Not a chance - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 06/26/2014 07:28:05 EDT
>> But I'll admit it is subsidized by tax dollars because we all pay for the US mail.I bet the USPS will be surprised to find out they're a tax-supported governmental agency. more »
Comment on: For Democrats in Worcester, a change in tune - Politics - The Boston Globe
Posted 06/13/2014 07:09:59 EDT
The article photo is captioned "The Democratic candidates for governor." I double-checked. Yep, two women and three white guys. Where's Don Berwick? He's called out in the article, in particular as on more »
Comment on: Americans speak every language, but only English unites us - - Boston.com
Posted 03/06/2013 10:52:31 EST
Yes, they're part of the UK, but they are not Anglo-Saxon; they are, rather, Gaelic in all its flavors. Ethnicity and language families (and histories) versus geography.
Posted 03/06/2013 07:26:11 EST
Richmond12 - 1) "our official language must always be English"; sorry, no. The United States does not have an officical language; we have a *common* language. That's the whole point of the English O more »
Comment on: All sides have reasons to back Amazon deal on Massachusetts sales tax - Boston Capital - The Boston Globe
Posted 11/23/2012 08:09:08 EST
Your article, Mr. Syre, is based upon a misdirection - tax dodge. Online businesses, including mail order companies, are merely playing by the rules, the current tax laws as written. You have a prob more »
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