Why the Obama-backed vehicle’s demise wasn’t because of bad press.
Just to prove to David Swindle that I take his injunctions against time-wasting debates seriously, I am going to open with a skill-testing question.
I walk into Tiffany’s—flush with blogging income–and purchase their very reasonable 18k Gold Paloma’s Marrakesh Bangle (inspired by the intriguing patterns of Morocco) for $4,950. Later I discover to my horror that [...]
As you might have heard, America’s preeminent financial firm, Goldman Sachs is in some serious hot water with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The leader in Obama-era crony-capitalism is facing daily accusations of highly unethical, and possibly illegal, business dealings. Now, the plaintiff list includes the beleaguered nation of Ghana’s once largest business operation, Ashanti [...]
The Tea Party convention held this past weekend in Nashville wasn’t the biggest such gathering (600 people) or the most representative (the ticket price was more than $500) but it did give the national media a pretty good angle on the views and direction of this disparate movement. First, it's clear the group has no [...]
Here’s a timely New Year’s resolution the president might do well to deliver to his National Security Council: “When it comes to nasty regimes that brutalize their people, we will never again forget that the most powerful weapon in a president’s arsenal is a White House photo-op.”The December headlines remind us that we have no [...]