Once upon a time the government had a vast scrap yard in the middle of a desert. Congress said, “Someone may steal from it at night.” So they created a night watchman position and hired a person for the job.
An excellent article about the burgeoning cost of higher education… In an article entitled, “The 12 Reasons College Costs Keep Rising“, the author covers some very valid reasons why it’s costing you more to send your children to college. A few
Victor Davis Hanson penned a recent article to explain the economic situation in Greece and elsewhere in the world. He articulated some general stereotypes that are pertinent to understanding the reasons for rampant wealth in one nation, while a nation
If you’re a regular reader of this blog, you’ve probably seen my continuing series on the future of Greece (see here)… The irony is that — in many ways — the State of California has many similar economic characteristics.
I like to tell my sons that the global financial indicators show that we’re in uncharted territory… Another economist and financial trader recently noted: I firmly believe we are on the edge of another Lehman-type meltdown in the financial industry.
A great video about our national obsession with race… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1h5qS6VVIo[/youtube]
We can all thank the Obama administration and the EPA for pushing up the cost of coal (and hence, electricity for those of us living in the Midwest)… It appears that that future price for coal-powered electricity in 2015 is
If you remember the Clinton campaigning, you’ll better appreciate the irony here… It appears that Obama can’t run for the realities of the economy…
Ithaca College? Isn’t that the center of attraction of that great comedy, Road Trip? Well, it appears that Ithaca College is dropping the need for an SAT or ACT… That should be interesting. Do you think it’s a
An interesting viewpoint from Bill Whittle… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oCWv87Zz62k[/youtube]