Sep 16, 2014
What we face when we face ISIS is a war between sane people , us , and insane people , them. These wars can take a very long time.
Aug 28, 2014
We are seeing a president so bad that he makes even the worst prior ones look good (except for Jimmy Carter, who is beyond redemption). I would like to humbly offer a few examples.
Aug 20, 2014
Mrs. Yellen apparently has in mind a rise of roughly 1,000 percent for the short-term rate.
Aug 18, 2014
Recently, my wife and I were heading to Omaha, Nebraska, to see our pal Warren Buffett. Yes, that Warren Buffett . . .
Jul 8, 2014
Not long ago, I was the speaker at a gathering of owners and executives of large retail and consumer products companies. Also along were the organizers of the event, a team of high-ranking investment bankers from a very big bank.
Jun 5, 2014
After a harsh winter, didn’t the world’s top meteorologists recently tell us that we were in for a gigantic period of global warming?
Apr 24, 2014
Now for a few words about inequality. As I write this, the news media are in an uproar over the reporting that fewer than 100 very wealthy families have more total wealth than the poorest 3.5 billion people on the planet. This, it is suggested, is scandalous, disgraceful, criminal.
Mar 13, 2014
A few days before Labor Day last year, as I was sitting at Ivano’s Restaurant in Sandpoint, Idaho, my smartphone told me I had an email. I opened the email to read that a man I knew and loved, a man who had been in my circle of close friends since I was born, had committed suicide.