Citing market forces as "a more powerful deterrent than mutually assured
destruction" President Dr. Paul announced a bold plan to sell off more
than 600 Minuteman and Trident nuclear missiles on the open market.
In a move that might make some people scratch their heads, a loosely
formed coalition of left-leaning bloggers are trying to band together to
form a labor union they hope will help them receive health insurance,
conduct collective bargaining or even set professional standards.
Yesterday I attended a workshop entitled, "A Union for Bloggers: It's
Time to Organize!" during which a moderator posited, "I think all
bloggers, in one way or another, view themselves as professionals" and a
woman bemoaned the travesty of her and husband's inability to quit their
jobs and become full-time bloggers because the "social safety net is in
tatters." In other words, Why won't society foot the bill for her hobby?
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