Archive for December 19th, 2008

Bird And Fortune Confornt Poverty

This may have been around for some time but I missed it. It’s Bird and Fortune confronting the new reality. As I have said before, if you don’t like British humor skip over it.

Here’s A Reminder That We Still Have What It Takes

Though we may be living through trying times, here’s a reminder that we still have what it takes. We’ll get through all of this and it will be because of people like this not governments.

Be Careful Who You Criticize

Greg Mankiw had an interesting little post yesterday. Since it’s been a day, I shouldn’t be stealing any traffic from him, so here is the whole thing. President-elect Barack Obama says the government has been “asleep at the switch” when it comes to overseeing the nation’s financial system. He says Americans are “feeling frustrated that […]

Bush To Obama-The Car Problem Is Yours Now

Unless the original Henry Ford rises from his grave to remake the U.S. car industry, this is the last post I’m going to write on the subject for a while. But we do need to put a bow on everything that has transpired. First things first. George Bush gave the Detroit auto companies life at […]

Wells Fargo Says Recession Ends In Six Months

Wells Fargo had a little bit of feel good Christmas news for everyone today. They announced that the recession will end in the third quarter of 2009 with the consumer leading the way out. What is shaping up as the deepest and longest recession since the 1930s will end in the second half of 2009, […]