Via Fond du Lac Reporter.
HAND-CURATED POSTS FROM THE WISCONSIN BLOGOSPHERE (AND SOMETIMES POINTS BEYOND)
ESPN is reporting that Bucks owner Herb Kohl plans to sell the team to hedge-fund billionaires Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens for a price of $550 million.
It is disturbing that Tesla Motors, without basis in law or fact, accuses its customer of tampering with a fuse in order to gain advantage under the Wisconsin Lemon Law,” Megna wrote in the “offer of settlement.”
State law says gubernatorial candidates could not take more than $700,830 from PACs during an 2012 election cycle. But the third-term mayor accepted $720,911 from these groups during that contest.
Braun went 1-for-8 in the first two games against the Cardinals and is batting .250 (5 for 20) with no homers or RBI on the home stand. The one thing the nerve issue in his right thumb does is prevents him from driving the ball, and that has been the case once again.
In so many cases, and certainly in Whitewater, projects for innovation are (1) schemes to take public money, (2) pretend it has a productive or civic purpose, (3) while actually using it to enrich undeserving, white-collar business people and their connected friends.
According to a recent article in the Houston Chronicle, this puts Horsens well within the top 10 ten percent of agri-businesses, which receive the vast majority of agriculture subsidies. In contrast, the bottom 80 percent of farmers only receive $594 a year in subsidies.
It may still be the best-selling tome of all time, but the Bible is increasingly generating indifference, and even antipathy, especially among Millennials, according to the fourth annual State of the Bible survey.
Still doing very well.