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Gas Prices: My Mental Battle Over Two Views

May 30th, 2011

Last Friday, I was talking gas prices and their impact on family budgets and the wider economy on MSNBC (link coming when/if available) with host Matt Miller and economist Peter Morici. I was again struck by the two competing views that I, and I suspect others, hold in their heads on this issue. Even though… Read more

Friday Afternoon Musical Interlude

May 27th, 2011

Perhaps I made a mistake by starting this feature last week with Bach’s Italian Concerto.  Where can you go from there?  It’s like standing at the top of Mt. Everest and looking for a higher peak. But I think I’ve got it: when in doubt, put on some Wes Montgomery.  Wes is one of my… Read more