Some Interesting Quotes

With help from StrangeCosmos: 1) A day without sunshine is like night. 2) He who dies with the most toys, is, nonetheless, still dead. 3) The cost of living hasn’t affected its popularity. 4) What was the greatest thing before

Interesting Health-care Statistics

An interesting set of statistics on health-care from the Wall Street Journal: “Safeway’s plan capitalizes on two key insights gained in 2005. The first is that 70% of all health-care costs are the direct result of behavior. The second insight,

O’bama and Entrepreneurs

I think Mr Malone explained the problem with O’bamanomics best: “Entrepreneurship has been the single most important contributor to the economic health of this country for at least a century now – and if you were going to systematically destroy

The Automotive Retirement Industry

You’ve gotta love Mark Steyn… His recent comments in the National Review about the auto industry: General Motors, like the other two geezers of the Old Three, is a vast retirement home with a small loss-making auto subsidiary. The UAW

Times are a Changing…

Here are 15 services that we’ve used during our lifetime that are slowing disappearing (hat tip to Joe Knecht): U.S. Post Office – They are pricing themselves out of existence. With e-mail, and and on-line services they are a relic

Crazy Start of the Week for Dayton

A rough start of the week for Dayton, Ohio.  The IAMS pet food company, owned by Proctor & Gamble, is moving their headquarters and 240 employees out of a north Dayton suburb.  NCR, headquartered in Dayton for over 100 years, is