The Red River will flood next week at levels not seen since 1997. Is it likely to be as severe as the great flood of ’97?
Archives for March 20, 2009
The budget deficit in the U.S. will be $1.8 trillion this year. How much is that?
You don’t have to watch The Daily Show and its occasional snips of CNBC’s poor prognostication to marvel at the economists’ ability to confound us. You need only look at some of the headlines this week alone. Let’s take deflation and inflation, for example, and the occasional reports of what we should fear. We’ll start Read more →
Oregon is considering a statewide tax on bikes. The same idea was floated here many years ago.
Eggs on their end, Special Olympics, the curse of the college towns, the church vs. homeless shelter debate, and the ‘whack job yard art’ contest.