The Propaganda Department (Soviet Joke)

A man died and was sent to the paradise. After a while, he became bored with the paradise, with the eternal quiet, abundance of flowers, absence of worries. So he requested to let him visit the hell as a tourist. God consented. In the hell, he saw people playing cards, drinking wine, and making love.…

10 commandments: the moral code of New Ukraine

1) do not give and take bribes The fish rots from the head, but in our case, the country is rotten, starting with each of us. Candy, cognac for the rapid production of documents, puffy envelopes for taking on the important post, the phrase, “well, you know what to do”-all this had an enormous system…

John Smith started the day early…

“At a time when we are losing manufacturing jobs in this country, we should be doing everything we can to help our manufacturers stay competitive. They are the backbone of our economy” – Debbie Stabeno John Smith started the day early, having set his alarm clock (MADE IN JAPAN) for 6 am. While his coffeepot…

ECONOMIC DEMOCRACY

By Rich Florentino As Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis said, during the 1920’s, “We must make our choice. We may have democracy or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can’t have both.”   The Issue Large corporations and banks have excessive and unwarranted power. Their largely unrestrained, unaccountable…

Finally, a Pothole Solution for Staten Island…LEARN MORE!!!

What: The Pleasant Plains, Prince’s Bay, Richmond Valley Civic Association, cordially invites you to attend our next meeting on the topic of how Staten Island can get POTHOLE FREE roads by implementing a new solution, ASPHALT RUBBER.  When: Monday, April 14th from 7:30pm – 9:00pm  Where: CYO (MIV) Community Center at Mount Loretto, 6541 Hylan…