Date archive forDecember, 2011
By The Editors On Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

‘When the Legend Becomes Fact, Print the Legend’

by Victor David Hanson Obama Mythologos Barack Obama is a myth, our modern version of Pecos Bill or Paul Bunyan. What we were told is true, never had much basis in fact — a fact now increasingly clear as hype More...

Catrinel Menghia and the Fiat 500 Abarth are both smoking hot
By The Editors On Saturday, December 17th, 2011

Catrinel Menghia and the Abarth are Smoking Hot

Like hot cars?  How about hot models? Fiat gives you both. To create buzz over the March 2012 release of the new Fiat 500 Abarth, the Italian automaker (which now has a controlling interest in Chrysler) announced More...

By The Editors On Saturday, December 17th, 2011
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Dangerous 10 Year Old Disciplined for Brandishing Piece of Pizza Shaped like a Gun

America’s schools fail repeatedly at their assigned job of teaching our children, but boy, they sure are vigilant about protecting us all from imaginary threats and dangers. Nicholas Taylor, a 1o year old More...

By Paul Bianco On Saturday, December 17th, 2011
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The Final 2011 Republican Debate

They saved the best for last. Everyone was on their game Thursday night and did themselves no harm. With the exception of the loony Ron Paul anyone of the candidates at the podiums would be a worthy opponent for More...

By Robert Maley On Saturday, December 17th, 2011

Christopher Hitchens: Courage to be Contrarian

The passing of Christopher Hitchens this week leaves a deep intellectual hole in the English speaking world. A contrarian by nature, he first made his mark as an anti-imperialist Trotskyite of the 1968 stripe before breaking More...

By Bruce Krasting On Friday, December 9th, 2011
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On Corzine: MFG in the Fog of War

I watched Jon boy. I didn’t hear any smoking guns. That doesn’t mean there weren’t any. Keep in mind that Corzine has the best lawyer (for this) that money can buy. Andrew Levander has been advising the More...

By Bruce Krasting On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

On Boeing – Where’s the Money?

There was a period of time when I got stuck working on deal-teams that were trying to finance airlines. In corporate finance you usually work on a deal until it happens and then you move onto something different. More...

By Jim Mullen On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Barack Obama’s Big Book of Fairy Tales

Barack Obama is either living in his own little fantasy world or trying to lull Americans to sleep by reading from his liberal-progressive, “Big Book of Fairy Tales.” Nothing approaching reality could explain More...

By Robert Maley On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Taming The Islamist Lion

Years ago, there was a show on television called Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom in which elderly host, Marlin Perkins, would send his youthful sidekick, Jim Fowler, into impossibly dangerous situations with wild More...

By Paul Bianco On Thursday, December 8th, 2011

When They Give You Lemons, Make Lemonade

Despite the actions of the geniuses in Washington DC who passed the so called Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 which banned the incandescent bulb, there is still light at the end of the tunnel. Even More...