Does JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon Want To Run The World? Is That A Stupid Question?
It turns out the economy would right itself if only he was in charge.
Powerful DHS X-Ray Machines Can See Through Cars, May Cause Cancer
“Society will pay a huge price in cancer because of this,” John Sedat, professor of biochemistry and biophysics at the University of California at San Francisco.
The Stop Online Piracy Act Pits Hollywood Against Tech and the American People
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) is a nightmarish piece of legislation moving the House Judiciary Committee currently which Hollywood is pushing hard for. The Tinsel Town lobbyists are in full press on Capitol Hill, doing all they can to...
Elizabeth Warren Raking It In From Hollywood, Soros
Look I’m not terribly interested in the culture wars, and I’ll leave it to Rick Santorum and his ilk to whine about Hollywood and it’s cultural influence. But with Hollywood pulling out all the stops in pushing the Stop Online...
In Chicago SEIU Says: No Homemade School Lunches
Michelle Malkin (in the weekly Washington Times 12/26/11, P 35) tells us that the Chicago School system does not allow kids to bring lunches from home. The Chicago Tribune further explains that the only exception is if the kid has...
Mortgage Market Follies
As the article below points out, 20% of all the new American mortgage loans made in 2012 are expected to be financed with the Fed’s money created out of thin air. It’s not that the Fed will be printing new...
“The Intellectual Revolution Is Well On Its Way” Ron Paul’s New Hampshire Speech
This man IS dangerous. Thank God.
The Mafia Is Now Italy’s Biggest Bank
As Italy continues to implode, businesses are increasingly looking to the Mafia for credit.
Obama Loves the Bankers
Immanuel, Daley, and now Lew. Freddie Mac, JP Morgan, and Citibank. Yes the Obama Chiefs of Staff have all come from the same club. Perhaps it’s time to Occupy the White House. Oh wait, Wall Street already has.
David Cameron Doesn’t Understand What Crony Capitalism Is
In an interview yesterday with the BBC, the British Prime Minister warned of “excessive growth in payment unrelated to success that’s frankly ripping off the shareholder and the customer and is crony capitalism and is wrong.” Though there may be...
Are We All Austrians Now?
The Slate article below vigorously attacks but also distorts Austrian economic theory.
Cronyism: The Reason for the Arab Spring
In this fantastic article on the underpinnings of the Arab Spring Adeel Malik of Oxford and Bassem Awadallah a former Planning and Finance Minister for the Kingdom of Jordan, argue that the closed markets of the Middle East, with their...