America's Corporate Shell Game

This is another one of those "holy COW" articles I've read. And yes, I know I'm becoming my mother, LOL. ;-) Perhaps this is merely the reaction of a guy (me) who once spent a very little time in the financial world (at Smith Barney in 1987), but whose world has for the last several years consisted of diapers, minivans, soccer practices, et. al. - and who is aghast both at what he didn't see...

The Scoundrels of Health Care

This one just makes me flat-out MAD. And it is the best example I've seen in quite a while of why the health care/health insurance reform debate that is currently underway in this country must end up with a final plan that includes at the very least what is now being called the "public option" (i.e. - a nationwide, government-run, non-profit plan which consumers could choose right alongside the...