“That’s how you drain the swamp.” Uh-huh.


Politico reported on Apr. 11 that the White House “will direct federal agencies to make deep personnel cuts over the next year” in a 14-page memo that replaces the hiring freeze. “The memo tells agencies to ‘begin taking immediate actions to achieve near-term workforce reductions.’… The memo also calls for delivery by September of an…

Acting Director Appointed to U.S. FTC BCP


Thomas Pahl has been appointed Acting Director of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection, according to a press release on the FTC’s website. “Pahl previously served a detail to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee under the leadership of Chairman Orrin Hatch, focusing on antitrust and consumer privacy issues. Pahl also has worked…

Ts & Cs & Zombies


   Amazon’s terms and conditions for its new video game operating system do not apply in the event of a zombie apocalypse. It’s nice to see to companies being practical in their customer agreements.   Read the entire article here.