Here's a quick hitter for a Friday on the cusp of the month long holiday season (more and more the start of said season) and the beginning of the big Republican Advance shindig: Just to keep it all in perspective and to remind all how much work is yet even to start, much less to be done. Sorry for the downer. From our friends at Bankrupting America, two videos that sum up the state of affairs in America right now:

We've gone a long way, baby . . . down the wrong road.

Don't make plans for the holidays, yet, until you know the plans for your job and business.