Archive for April, 2008

Just hold on — the economic stimulus is coming

The New York Times today in a story Retailing Chains Caught in a Wave of Bankruptcies By Michael Barbaro: Since last fall, eight mostly midsize chains ? as diverse as the furniture store Levitz and the electronics seller Sharper Image ? have filed for bankruptcy protection as they staggered under mounting debt and declining sales. […]

Wishing Hillary was more like a Democrat

There is enough bad stuff to go around — I can’t imagine why Hillary finds it acceptable to exaggerate and embellish, when if you look around it is certainly not necessary. She looks more and more like “them” and not “us.” She plays with the lobbyists and tells us half-truths and exaggerations, so I expect […]