Life’s Little Ironies

Eliot Spitzer was about to break open a financial scandal that would have exposed widespread governmental/Wall Street corruption. All of a sudden it appeared that this savvy person appeared to have committed a really bone headed mistake. OR, the frame could have been so pat that denying it would have been futile. Especially, if worse […]

Adding Up the Numbers

I heard Ted Koppel, on NPR the other morning, say that because we are borrowing all the money from the Chinese to fight the war in Afghanistan that we are not sacrificing anything and therefore do not feel any pain as a result of this war.  Huh? I won’t even go into the huge deficits […]