How Wal-Mart is Destroying America

You have to admit that is a provocative blog post. I could have entitled it “How Trade with China is ………”The reason I chose to come down on the world’s largest retailer is because their business model has been the indirect cause of massive job losses in the United States and in China. Their originalContinue reading “How Wal-Mart is Destroying America”

The Lost Decade

There is no shortage of news items crossing my desk here in the waning days of the worst decade in our history. The shadow government nominated and elected an inarticulate third rate Texas governor and a paranoid chicken hawk vice president who then chose a coterie of like minded neo conservative ideologues who launched theContinue reading “The Lost Decade”

Barak Obanker and Fed Chair Ben Banke

I try to add a new post when I read about some new outrage or insult to sensibility that comes across my desk here in die blogezimmer, my chilly unheated computer room in our log cabin in Jackson Hole. But I just can’t keep up any more. From one outrage to the next insult, I’mContinue reading “Barak Obanker and Fed Chair Ben Banke”