NASA’s Curiosity Rover To Attempt Mars Landing

You can watch live on various sources at 10:31 pm Pacific time Sunday / 1:31 am Eastern time Monday. Well – not really because there’s no one there to point a camera at it – but you can see the look on the NASA guy’s faces when it craters.

July Jobs Report A Boon For Obama

The July Jobs Report issued by the U.S. government indicated 163,000 jobs were added to the economy in July, up from only 64,000 in June, and about 70,000 more than expected by economists. However, while the stock market rallied on the news, the number of unemployment claims also rose in July, offsetting the increase. Which is just more evidence that the stock market is an irrational nest of lunatics who have our economic destiny in their unstable and possibly psychotic hands.