The Dumbing Down of America Aids in Markets’ Massive Declines

So much for the Congressional “bailout” package bailing us out of anything. The legislation did not receive enough votes in the House of Representatives to pass and will not be voted on again until AFTER Thursday. The Dow fell 770 points for the day and the NASDAQ nearly 200.  What happened?  Why did House representatives … More The Dumbing Down of America Aids in Markets’ Massive Declines

I Die for Bravo’s ‘The Rachel Zoe Project’

I’m not a fashionista by any stretch of the imagination.  In fact, I get twisted delight from defying convention, and sometimes common sense, calling it “my personal style”. I am living and breathing example of “what not to wear” so much so that my selections would send Stacy London of the TLC style show into … More I Die for Bravo’s ‘The Rachel Zoe Project’

Maddow Beats Mentor Olbermann and Continues to Knock King Off Rocker

It didn’t take her long. A week, maybe. Ratings for Rachel Maddow’s self-titled MSNBC show (Weekdays, 9 p.m), have surpassed those of her mentor, Keith Olbermann, host of MSNBC’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann (Weekdays, 8 p.m.) making hers the number one show on the network. And The Rachel Maddow Show continues to lay the smack down on the … More Maddow Beats Mentor Olbermann and Continues to Knock King Off Rocker

CNBC, Keep Your ‘Money Honey’, Fox Business Does It for Me (Update)

For once in my life, I honestly believe that it’s great time to be financially challenged (I hate the word “broke”; it sounds so negative).  I don’t have to worry about the value of my 401K, my stocks or mutual funds or whether I should buy, sell or hold.  Oh, the joy of it all. … More CNBC, Keep Your ‘Money Honey’, Fox Business Does It for Me (Update)

McCain Campaign Adviser Carly Fiornia Got Caught Telling the Truth?

I guess the McCain presidential campaign ran out of  Kool-Aid when it came time to pass the cup to Carly Fiorina, the campaign’s top economic advisor and former Hewlett-Packer CEO.   According to published reports, when asked by McGraw Milhaven on his self-titled radio show on KTRS in St. Louis, “Do you think [Republican Vice … More McCain Campaign Adviser Carly Fiornia Got Caught Telling the Truth?