This Isn’t The Future We Were Promised

    Way back when dinosaurs ruled the Earth, way back before personal computers, way back before cyberspace became the new frontier, there was Science Fiction and I was addicted to it. I read everything that I could get my hands on. I cut my baby teeth on Jules Verne and H.G. Wells but came to love all of Isaac Asimov’s works, read Heinlein until dizzy, lingered | Read More »

    Treason and the Bond Markets

    Congress might be able to fool the people on passing the stimulus, but you can’t fool bond traders.  You just can’t fool the market.  That is why we used to place such reliance on free markets. Sir John Harrison: Treason doth never prosper: what’s the reason? Why if it prosper, none dare call it treason.  Will the US proper from the stimulus?  Will the taxpayers prosper? | Read More »