Category Archives: Energy

Got Gas Pain? Try This Tax Pill.

In today’s Joplin Globe (5/8/11) guest columnist Don Ray  voices complaints about gasoline prices that is sure to resonate with readers.  The price per gallon is almost $4 and there are no projections in sight for anything less than about $3.50 … Continue reading

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Taxing On Your Heart

On May 25, 2010, the Center for Science in the Public Interest released its annual XTREME EATING AWARDS.  At the top of the calorie chart was The Cheesecake Factory’s Pasta Carbonara at 2,500 calories and 85 grams of saturated fat.  … Continue reading

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