Gongol.com Archives: July 2014

Brian Gongol

July 23, 2014

Business and Finance Big tax breaks lure Sealed Air Corp. to North Carolina
New Jersey will lose a bunch of white-collar jobs over the deal. And did the nation gain anything as a whole? Nope. It's a net loss to the public when states battle each other like this.

News Chicago drivers could get refunds for unwarranted tickets from red-light cameras

News One-paragraph book review: "Influence" by Robert Cialdini

Weather and Disasters Pilger (Neb.) tornado hit cattle feedlots, too
An estimated 300 cattle were killed, and lots of buildings and equipment were destroyed, too. The damage to grain bins is visible from the nearby highway.

Humor and Good News Helen Mirren uses the Royal Canadian Air Force fitness plan (circa 1950-something)