Earlier this year, Herman Cain was in California attending a private conference hosted by two successful and prominent businessmen to discuss issues of national interest. During the conference, about 1,000 SEIU protestors gathered across the street, chanting slogans against the group. In his new book released last week, This Is Herman Cain!, Cain writes, “My […]
Debbie and I are in Europe as you read this personal security post. It is tough to protect your family as you fly and travel, but I have good and comforting news for you. I travel with plastic packs of razor-sharp pencils that you can buy in any drug store. They’re great for sketching and […]
“You can go to some businesses and you can see license plates from 20 different states parked in the parking lot,” says E.J. Smith Thursday morning on the Helen Glover Show.
“Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes…Shake it off. Stop complainin’. Stop grumblin’. Stop cryin’. We are going to press on. We have work to do!” — President Obama to the Congressional Black Caucus. Watch the speech here.
Consider the incredible growth of this sleeping dragon. Over the first 10 years of the new millennium, it has seen export growth exceeding 300%, an average annual GDP growth rate of 6.7%, a per capita income increase of 58%, and 4.7% growth in its population. The dragon in question must be China, right?
In my last stock market post, I explained that I do not rely on corporate annual reports, which I consider relics. Glossy corporate reports are sadly late to the party in terms of providing timely intelligence. In fact, annuals are often promotional devices written by youngsters talking about “growing earnings.” No thanks. Certainly annuals provide […]
Julia Child knew the answer – butter. In the opening French bistro scene of the super movie Julie and Julia, Madame Child overlooked her plate of incoming sole, sniffed the air and proclaimed, “Butter!” Julia Child was a butter maven for a lot of good reasons, but I doubt for the health promoting benefits of […]
NSM is the only fifth generation long range precision strike missile in existence as per today. Already chosen by the Royal Norwegian Navy for its new frigates and new coastal corvettes, the NSM will be fully operational on these ships when they enter service in the near future. The NSM is also selected by the […]