Frankenstein’s Monster

Written by SK Ashby

(Cartoonist - John Darkow)

In other news, the Department of Defense is reportedly preparing to end the ban on transgender personnel.

Meanwhile, President Obama has commuted the sentences of 46 nonviolent offenders.

And finally, Paul Krugman has taken a big dump on Jeb Bush's "work longer hours" line or what he calls "the Laziness Dogma."

Americans work longer hours than their counterparts in just about every other wealthy country; we are known, among those who study such things, as the “no-vacation nation.” According to a 2009 study, full-time U.S. workers put in almost 30 percent more hours over the course of a year than their German counterparts, largely because they had only half as many weeks of paid leave.