Category: economics

July 5, 2008

Excited Delirium Book: Chapter 44 (China News – The Dragon is Buying)

Author’s Note: The following is Chapter 44 of the my online book "Excited Delirium". Please post comments. Please tell your friends about this story. If you’ve missed a chapter, please click here for Chapter 1 (Prelude) or here for the full index . HEADLINE: THE DRAGON IS BUYING … AND ITS ATM IS AMERICA DATE: June 2008 SOURCE: International News Corporation (INC) NEWS STORY – […]

July 4, 2008

Excited Delirium Book: Chapter 43 (OMNINet – Tri-X IPO)

Author’s Note: The following is Chapter 43 of the my online book "Excited Delirium". Please post comments. Please tell your friends about this story. If you’ve missed a chapter, please click here for Chapter 1 (Prelude) or here for the full index . “It’s not every day that someone just hands you $100 billion in a day,” boasted Garamond. “No sir,” Hadlock drooled. “This is […]

June 30, 2008

Bill Moyers Interviews Benjamin Barber

"Capitalism is in trouble. Capitalism has put democracy in trouble." Words of warning, words to heed. Bill Moyers burned himself into my psyche when I first saw him interview Joseph Campbell, way back when. In this link and video interview , he talks with Banjamin Barber, who’s latest book "Consumed" looks at our world of consumption and how we (at least us folks in the […]

May 5, 2008

Excited Delirium Book: Chapter 13 (China News – Actions in Strait of Hormuz)

Author’s Note: The following is Chapter 13 of the my online book “Excited Delirium”. Please post comments. Please tell your friends about this story. If you’ve missed a chapter, please click here for Chapter 1 (Prelude) or here for the full index. HEADLINE: SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY IN THE STRAIT OF HORMUZ DATE: April 28, 2008 SOURCE: International News Corporation The Strait of Hormuz, not a common […]