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Corporations

Thursday – April 18, 2019

Democrats Take on Corporate Profits and CEO Pay: A Closer Look

Seth takes a closer look at soaring corporate profits and CEO pay despite President Trump’s promise to be a champion of the …

Tuesday – April 9, 2019

Why Your Rent is So Damn High

In 2017 about 43 Million Americans spent more than $485 billion on rent, which is the most money ever spent on rent. …

Friday – April 5, 2019

The Hidden War Over Grocery Shelf Space

There’s a hidden market in the supermarket — Vox’s Phil Edwards explains.

Wednesday – March 13, 2019

Fast Food in the USSR: The History

Super interesting and funny video about the history of fast food in Russia.

Monday – March 4, 2019

How Plastic from Clothing Gets into Seafood

Microfibers, used to make things like yoga pants, are the ocean’s tiniest problem.

Corn Syrup in Beer: It’s For Fermenting, Not As a Sweetener

Bud Light is touting that it doesn’t use corn syrup, but that doesn’t make it nutritionally much different from its competitors. Sweeteners …

Saturday – February 2, 2019

Breakfast Is a Lie

The BMJ, a peer-reviewed medical journal, published a review of 13 controlled trials this week that determined breakfast “might not be a …

Friday – February 1, 2019

Tuesday – January 29, 2019

The Term Litterbug Was Created by Beer, Beer Can, Bottle, Candy and Other Manufacturers

It is a beautiful, if evil strategy, simple and elegant: once underway it is even cheap to run, as it is powered …

Wednesday – January 23, 2019

The U.S. History of the Assault on Public Transport in the Last Century

Once upon a time the U.S. had an amazing public transportation infrastructure.

The REAL Reason Cannabis Was Prohibited (Hint: Corporations)

It’s sad to see how much our world has been destroyed over the past 70 years as well as the health & …

Friday – January 11, 2019

Coca-Cola Shaped China’s Efforts To Fight Obesity

The Coca-Cola company exerted strong influence over the way the Chinese government addressed the country’s growing obesity problem, according to a study …