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  • Husain Abdullah penalized
    NFL: Husain Abdullah shouldn’t have been penalized
    When players make it to the end zone one of the firsts acts is that of celebration. Some players dance while other say a quick prayer. During the Patriots-Chiefs showdown on Monday night that’s exactly what Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah did...
  • Argentina fills out World Cup final
    Argentina kicks its way into World Cup final
    The 2014 World Cup was thrown into utter chaos on July 8. Yet as Brazil started recovering from the carnage of its shattered World Cup dreams, Argentina and the Netherlands had a more orderly semifinal on their hands on July 9. There were no seven...
  • Neymar saves Brazil
    First controversy of 2014 World Cup helps Brazil escape Croatia
    The 2014 World Cup needed a big show in its opening day on June 12. After years of controversy, scandal and divisiveness, Brazil finally got to host the first game of the World Cup, and to see its own team take its first step towards a sixth...
  • Teresa Giudice
    ‘RHONJ’ star Teresa Giudice presents plea deal where she gets no jail time
    “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Teresa Giudice has been very adamant that she is trying to stay strong throughout this entire ordeal. In fact, she doesn’t want anyone to go to jail, but given the scope of her husband...
  • Steve O’Donnell
    NASCAR tweaks penalty and appeals process
    NASCAR announced Tuesday what it terms as “enhancements” to its penalty structure and appeals process beginning this season. In addition, NASCAR also announced the appointment of a Final Appeals Officer for the sport.NASCAR’s...
  • Department of Labor says no fines
    No fine on notice requirement says Department of Labor
    The U.S. Department of Labor, after much speculation about a fine of $100 per day for noncompliance, is now advising businessesthey will not be fined if they fail to notify their workers of their health insurance options by Oct. 1.Over the last...
  • Train Wreck
    Another unintended consequence of Obamacare
    Wegmans, a popular grocery store based in Rochester, NY has had to quit offering healthcare benefits for it's part time employees due to the costs of implimenting Obamacare. Wegmans has always been pointed out as a company that cares about it&...
  • Obamacare: Smokers penalty limited due to computer glitch
    Obamacare: Smokers penalty limited due to computer glitch
    Obamacare: Smokers penalty limited due to computer glitchUnder Obamacare smokers will get a temporary break on their premiums. A computer glitch will put a limit to penalties when the law rolls out later this year. According to CBS News on July 9,...
  • Google Panda Penalty
    Panda is Going Real Time with No More Disclosed Updates
    Google announced that they will no longer be running monthly Panda updates, they will be in real time which will make it very hard for companies to tell if they were hit with the penalty. Last week when the announcement was announed at the Search...
  • NFL dances and celebrations gone out of control
    NFL dances and celebrations gone out of control
    Is it me, or have you also noticed increasingly more NFL players immediately go into touchdown dances, body contortions, and all kinds of various histrionics immediately after being part of a routine play? Even more odd is the fact that in the...
  • Obamacare – Who gets taxed?
    Obamacare – Who gets taxed?
    BackgroundIn a 5-4 decision, John Roberts – George W. Bush’s appointment for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court – joined the court’s liberals to uphold the Affordable Care Act and most of its major provisions. Although the...
  • Ron Paul's "Don't Steal" sign
    Tax? Penalty? C'mon Supremes, the word is 'theft!'
    CommentaryResponding to the Obamacare decision US Rep Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Dallas) gushed, "The Supreme Court ruling is a victory for the American people."Not exactly. It is a victory for about half of the American people.The...
  • Jack Lew
    White House Chief of Staff: Obamacare not a tax, despite Supreme Court ruling
    White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew made the rounds Sunday morning, proclaiming that Obamacare is not a tax, despite last Thursday's Supreme Court ruling."First of all, the law is clear, it’s called a penalty. Second of all, what...
  • Payroll is more than just writing a check
    IRS Helps Business Owners with Past Due Payroll Taxes
    If you are a business owner with employees, you know the importance of making your federal tax deposits on a timely basis. Failure to do so can result in penalties assessed to the business that will need to be paid in addition to the past due tax...