Month: September 2008

Market miscellany


A few notes on the troubles in financial markets: I’m not sure why the Fed

How broke is it?


A common sense conservative refrain is “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” So now

Obama's Brown Shirts


The Obama campaign has set up a “truth squad” consisting of prosecutors, lawmakers and a

Huh? What's Kudlow thinking?


Folks, I’m puzzled by this from the normally sensible genius Lawrence Kudlow on his blog

High finance in 13 minutes


If George Bush weren’t President, he’d make a great finance professor. He just explained mortgage

42 bucks a month


Depending who you ask, the cost of the government’s mother of all bailouts currently stands