Are Ford and GM Bankrupt Companies?

An interesting article in Fortune about the likely bankruptcy of GM and Ford… a few key excerpts: The bottom line is, in order for GM to survive, it needs to make rapid, substantial gains in profitability. Of course, this was

Who Needs a Real Estate Agent?

During the “dot-bomb” era, everyone believed that the Internet was going to “dis-intermediate” all of the middle men in business transactions.  Of course, this didn’t happen quite as expected… Now, we’re finally seeing an interesting use of the Internet to

Democrats and the Price of Gasoline

George Will writes a great editorial on the continued foolishness of Pelosi and the Democrats… a few excerpts: “Pelosi announced herself ‘particularly concerned’ that the highest price of gasoline recently was in her San Francisco district… Actually, Pelosi’s constituents are

Safe Bets

Another funny one from Joe Knecht… An elderly woman walked into the Bank of America one morning with a purse full of money. She wanted to open a savings account and insisted on talking to the president of the Bank

Whirlwind Tour of Northern California

Chris and I had a whirlwind tour of Northern California earlier this week… We had 5 meetings with 4 organizations in 3 cities in 2 days.  On Monday morning, we flew direct from Cincinnati to San Francisco.  Since we had a couple

The Amazing Feldman

A man walks into the street and manages to get a taxi. He gets into the taxi, and the cabbie says, “Perfect timing. You’re just like Frank.” Passenger: “Who?” Cabbie: “Frank Feldman. He’s a guy who did EVERYTHING right ALL the