Archive for March 23rd, 2010

How The New Healthcare Bill Will Control Your Big Mac Urges

Joe Weisenthal asks why we didn’t know that embedded in the new healthcare bill is a provision that requires fast food chains throughout the country to post the calorie count of their offerings. To Joe’s credit, he takes some of the blame for the less than stellar analysis that the press offered on this historic […]

Home Sales Slip: A Blip Or A Trend

There was a lot of stuff floating around today that pertained to the housing market. Here is a compilation of sorts and some thoughts. First, the National Association of Realtors reported that new home sales were down 0.6% which resulted in a SAAR rate of 5.02 million home sales. The inventory of homes for sale […]