Category: Politics & economics

current state of the world, economic theory

Couldn’t sleep – some news updates

There’ve been developments in some stories: 1.  Obama Nobel Prize.  This blog joined the chorus condemning the prize givers but that was hardly Obama’s fault.  Now, in the Washington Post, it’s getting ridiculous: Article I, Section 9, of the Constitution,…

Still not final proof

It still falls tantalizingly short of the outright proof required but it gets awfully close: “The Berlusconi government has never authorized or allowed any form of payment of sums of money in favour of members of the insurgent Taliban in…

Not this shill again… surely

I thought we’d already disposed of this shill but today the Telegraph brings her back in full cry.  For goodness sake!  As was said back then: There are so many things about it. Firstly, she is precisely that type of…