Saturday, December 19, 2009

Walking along the Napa Riverfront at night. Quiet and beautiful.

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Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Is it me, or does it sound like we taxpayers are getting shafted again?

News Alert
08:06 PM EST Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Citigroup gains massive tax break in deal with IRS

The IRS has issued an exception to tax rules for the benefit of companies including Citigroup. As a result, Citigroup will be allowed to retain $38 billion in tax breaks that otherwise would decline in value when the government sells its stake to private investors.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Sad that this appropriate recognition was driven mostly by casino rights.

From The New York Times:

U.S. Clears Way to Recognition for Shinnecock Tribe

The Shinnecocks, based on Long Island, have met the required federal criteria and may soon be able to open a casino.

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My Hannukah celebration continues: braised pork belly at Sushi Ran.

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Monday, December 14, 2009