Liars for clams: Greedy Lying Bastards ***

By Dennis Hartley (Originally posted on Digby’s Hullabaloo on March 9, 2013) Greedy Lying Bastards: Do we have to draw you a picture? I know it’s cliché to quote from the Joseph Goebbels playbook, but this one bears repeating: “If you repeat a lie often enough, it becomes the truth.” That’s pretty much the theme … Continue reading Liars for clams: Greedy Lying Bastards ***

Kleptocracy Now: A Top 10 List

By Dennis Hartley (Originally posted on Digby’s Hullabaloo on January 14, 2017) “To assess the ‘personality’ of the corporate ‘person’ a checklist is employed, using diagnostic criteria of the World Health Organization and the standard diagnostic tool of psychiatrists and psychologists. The operational principles of the corporation give it a highly anti-social ‘personality’: it is … Continue reading Kleptocracy Now: A Top 10 List