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My uncle is a day trader. Retired from the police force, he spends his mornings in his Florida dream home (something he bought after becoming a successful day trader) and bets on the market. He does ...
by mateohussein
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 07:57 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Dow is up 153 in futures, just over 1%. http://finance.yahoo.com/indices?e=futures New Zealand up .14% http://finance.yahoo.com/intlindices?e=...
by The Moonlit Knight
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Jul 31, 2011 at 04:18 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
BY ALAN JENKINS: As the deadline nears for national default if Congress does not raise the debt ceiling, the two parties appear deadlocked over ending tax breaks for the wealthiest Americans, which ...
by The Opportunity Agenda
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Jul 12, 2011 at 11:15 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
It isn’t often that I read an article about the political battles being fought over financial regulation and get reminded of an old girlfriend, but that is exactly what happened yesterday when I ...
by swellsman
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Jun 10, 2011 at 02:12 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
The 'independent' market monitor who has been investigating the events surrounding the Texas blackouts of February 2011 has released his report. You can find it ...
by echo still
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 03, 2011 at 09:03 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
Living in a new country provides lots of unique challenges. For me, one of the hardest has been trying to live sustainably. Okay, that has to be a little bit of a joke, really, because our military ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue May 10, 2011 at 05:22 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
The OK Corrals in the foreground, where the hate is fresh, turn our media-dulled heads. But we ought to ignore Sarah Palin and the NY Times op-eds equally - when they deny that our entire culture ...
by Reverend Billy
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jan 10, 2011 at 09:08 AM PST with 4 Recommends
On Black Friday/ Buy Nothing Day – we enjoyed our annual turn on ...
by Reverend Billy
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Dec 09, 2010 at 08:11 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Weekly Audit: Foreclosuregate Hits Home by Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger Earlier this month,
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Oct 19, 2010 at 09:00 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
The current implementation of capitalism has failed. There is much that needs to be done.
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Aug 08, 2010 at 09:56 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Cross posted from Worldwatch Institute's Nourishing ...
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 21, 2010 at 06:57 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
This is the second in a two-part series about my visit to ...
by BorderJumpers
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Feb 10, 2010 at 07:10 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Republicans and Red Dog Democrats are fighting hard against a public option, often arguing that government needs to stand back and 'let the markets work.' Let's explore this argument. Government ...
by GrapeSodaMan
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 24, 2009 at 04:31 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
In 1929, the market crashed. Within 6 months it rose by 50%. Not long thereafter it tanked 89% from the pre-crash. (Great depression) In 2009, the market crashed. Within 6 months it rose by 50%. ...
by David Etebari
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Sep 18, 2009 at 01:47 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
After watching endless hours of town halls on C-SPAN and observing the unabashed selfishness and irresponsibility among some of my parents' generation, (do I dare say this?) I am starting to get ...
by Auriandra
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Sep 11, 2009 at 05:47 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Today, the wildlife protection group, Big Wildlife , condemned Washington officials for continuing the state's black bear hunt, which runs from ...
by bigwildlife
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Aug 11, 2009 at 07:35 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
When the market tanked 300 points on the 17th of February, Malkin was quick to cry that Obama had presided over a 2,...
by Tokar
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Aug 07, 2009 at 01:28 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Published July 13, 2009 on Evans Politics , by Paul Evans Visit Evans Politics for great ...
by seawolf1957
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Jul 14, 2009 at 08:07 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
I read Econ blogs, not that I can keep up with everything, but I hope to learn by reading. One of the best Econ blogs is http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/ . They can get into some interesting ...
by Organic George
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Jul 05, 2009 at 10:10 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
One of the fun things about living in an Information Age is that we not only have near-instant access to financial data, but also a multitude of data sources to look at. It seems there’s a new ...
by bryanjbusch
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2009 at 06:25 AM PDT with 2 Recommends