Apple CEO Claims to Be Oppressed Minority

Tim Cook, Apple CEO, quotes Martin Luther King and says he has special understanding of minority groups. We all remember how the intoleristas at Mozilla, one of “Silicon Valley’s many cultural black holes, drove out their CEO for siding with the California majority in believing that marriage is a union between a man and woman, not between two persons in general. With that knowledge in mind, it is maddening to see the self-promoting, self-infatuated Tim Cook publicly patting himself on the Read more […]

CEO Obamacare? In Case The Corporate Fascism Is Not Obvious Enough

The sheer speed at which the United States is running toward open, undisguised fascism is making me nauseous. The road to serfdom is becoming a racetrack. From Reuters, “Exclusive: U.S. government urged to name CEO to run Obamacare market.” The White House is coming under pressure from some of its closest allies on healthcare reform to name a chief executive to run its federal health insurance marketplace and allay the concerns of insurers after the rocky rollout of Obamacare. Advocates have Read more […]

It Shouldn’t Matter If The CEO-To-Average-Worker Pay Ratio Is 475 To 1

I came across an image online that purports to show the ratio-of-pay of CEOs to that of the “average workers” of different countries. I say “purports” because there is no citation of the sources used to make the image, but I write this with the assumption that it is all true. At the top of the graph is Japan, with a CEO-to-average-worker-pay ratio of 11:1. In the ninth-place spot is Venezuela with a ratio of 50:1. And in the country following that, in the tenth-place spot, the ratio jumps Read more […]