Posts Tagged ‘White House’

  • Republican Congressman Aaron Schock Resigns
    Posted by on March 18th, 2015 at 8:04 am, Comments: 0

    Republican Congressman Aaron Schock resigned.  Too bad.  He is young, 33.  He had a bright future in politics.  That being said, I think his resignation […]

  • Go Big or Go Home
    Posted by on February 18th, 2015 at 7:45 am, Comments: 0

    There were a lot of funny adages in trading.  “When in trouble double”; “If you got a hunch, do a bunch”.  Another one was “Go […]

  • Is The Internet A Utility? (Part 2)
    Posted by on November 12th, 2014 at 8:03 am, Comments: 0

    What’s the definition of a utility? Wikipedia defines it this way-in terms of economics.   The internet is certainly a circular utility as defined by […]

  • Ebola Helping the Market Break
    Posted by on October 13th, 2014 at 10:41 pm, Comments: 0

    This market is reminding me a little of 1987.  The trading action the week before the crash in 1987 was extremely volatile.  There were weird […]

  • Do You Engineer The Meeting?
    Posted by on September 29th, 2014 at 8:31 am, Comments: 0

    More and more, I am seeing meetings being used as a legal timestamp and not actual communication/action/discussion.  The meeting happens before the meeting.  In politics, […]

  • Breakfast Links
    Posted by on May 15th, 2013 at 4:20 am, Comments: 0

    Why spending more on education will change nothing. The Thiel 20 under 20. Learn more about why Angelina Jolie decided on a double mastectomy. 22 […]

  • Breakfast Links
    Posted by on May 13th, 2013 at 6:48 am, Comments: 0

    IRS targets conservative groups, and Jewish groups.  It’s not low level employees but upper level employees.  Most transparent administration ever.  With high gas prices, a […]

  • Austerity is The Culprit; Not Bernanke
    Posted by on April 26th, 2013 at 7:48 am, Comments: 0

    As the world economy slows, austerity is being blamed.  Keynesians have ramped up their efforts to skewer classical economic theories by pointing out that since […]

  • How Much Is Enough?
    Posted by on April 12th, 2013 at 11:39 am, Comments: 0

    In the latest budget, Obama decided to try and get yet another tax increase on “people making more than $250,000 per year”.  He also is […]

  • Breakfast Links-Welcome to the Mitch McConnell Tax Hike
    Posted by on January 2nd, 2013 at 5:33 am, Comments: 0

    That Constitution, total bunk.  From a law professor.  Education is in the very best of hands. Glass half full on the budget deal. Some more […]

  • Electing a New Speaker is Not a Win for Democrats
    Posted by on December 22nd, 2012 at 10:05 am, Comments: 0

    If the Democrats think they are #winning by seeing Republicans fracture and possibly elect a new Speaker of the House to replace John Boehner, they […]

  • Compromise on The Fiscal Cliff
    Posted by on December 17th, 2012 at 9:31 am, Comments: 0

    Why is it such a big deal that Boehner offered a compromise?  The way the news is being reported,  “The Republicans finally offered a compromise.”. […]

  • Breakfast Links
    Posted by on November 14th, 2012 at 6:16 am, Comments: 0

    Up in Madison, Wisconsin.  On a panel tomorrow.  We ate at Merchant tonight and it was tremendous. 5 Ways to protect yourself from Obamacare-and none […]

  • Whine at the White House
    Posted by on March 14th, 2012 at 8:17 am, Comments: 0

    Today, the White House decided not to list the wines and vintages served at state dinners. Too bad. I understand that they are sensitive because […]