There are two high-brow questions about science and economics that I find most vexing: 1) If the Universe is finite with a specific beginning, what was there before there was a Universe? 2) If America has an insurmountable amount of debt,
More on the Economic Canary in the Coal Mine…. Greek Elections Are Making Europeans Feel Very Nervous: The party argues that Greece can never recover unless it gets at least some debt forgiveness, something which neither the Eurozone nor the
Why do we press harder on a remote control when we know the batteries are going dead? Why do banks charge a fee on “insufficient funds” when they know there is not enough money? Why do they use sterilized needles
You may be familiar with the dire financial straits in Greece… one solution is to start selling off the islands A Greek island – yours for the price of a London flat – Europe – World – The Independent.
It’s rather ironic that the same day Obama decided to open relations with a communist country (Cuba), the leaders in Hollywood elected to give into threats by another communist country (North Korea)…. The top five theater circuits in North America
The pendulum is not yet swinging back to reality. After several incidents some called “racist,” the Atlanta Hawks announced that it has hired its first “diversity officer.” The team has named Nzinga Shaw as the organization’s first Chief Diversity and
No price inflation over the last five years? The average price for a pound of ground beef climbed to another record high — $4.15 per pound… Five years ago, in October 2009, the average price for a pound of ground
It’s not just me… buying an Apple product is similar to voting for Obama — An IQ test: I have always been amazed at all the goodwill Apple gets for being somehow friendlier and more open to creative individuals than
“His knowledge on that topic is only PowerPoint deep…” “At this company, if the world were supposed to end tomorrow, it would still happen behind schedule.” “We are condemned men who are chained and will row in place until we
Missy and I just visited Napa Valley… One month after an earthquake struck the Napa area, the region was pounded by an incredibly rare hailstorm Friday afternoon… KPIX 5 meteorologist Paul Deanno reported six inches of hail in the Napa area.