Monthly Archives: June 2011

Blind Spots…

Commutes to the airport always seem to give ample time for either long phone conversations, or thinking.  This time it was thinking, and the concept of blind spots hit me from a metaphorical standpoint as the physical reality of their … Continue reading

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Germany to the Rescue…

As the euro crises races forward with Greece hitting the economic wall and spinning out of control, we see the country of Portugal closely on their tail now caught up in the mayhem of a classic Formula 1 crash!  However … Continue reading

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Facebook IPO Looks to 100 Billion…

What an amazing feat, or does Bernie Madoff have a new line of work as how does a start up leapfrog the world of the giants to become the “super giant” if you will.  As in today’s world, the billionaire … Continue reading

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A Duo no More…

Relax, we aren’t going to talk about the latest “Dark Night” movie or Adam West, as the dynamic duo of interest here doesn’t wear a cape and tights and in fact you can’t even see them.  As the duo here is even stranger as … Continue reading

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So Who Did You Pick..

As it was just yesterday we were waxing about business holding in their hands a choice of either (relative) assured success or that of the unknown for the achievement of a necessary goal (task).  As why not take the known … Continue reading

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A Thousand Ways to Skin a Cat…

Do you ever wonder how a phrase makes it into our lexicon, especially one which involves the mutilation of a house hold pet?  While first off least to offend the feline loving readers, this post is not about the eating … Continue reading

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From Bust to Where Is The Question…

As yesterday we explored the tip of the iceberg if you will looking at the viral aspects of how the automobile was an enabler to an amazing 50 year plus housing boom which just now has turned to bust.  As … Continue reading

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An Era Gone By, A Story of Baby Boomer Bust…

This weekend after enjoying brunch with some retired friends, I guess you could color me envious not for wanting to fast forward the clock, however for the implied life style many (including me) will never get to see.  As afterward … Continue reading

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Mama Don’t Take My Kodachrome Away…

In the past we’ve waxed on these pages about the impending death of the printed book as its only a matter of time before the venerable print tome has gone the way of the dinosaur to decay in a landfill … Continue reading

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Hide Your Women and Children…

As the Patent Trolls are coming, yes the Patent Trolls are here and why should you Mr. Consumer care? For the same reason the Eloi feared the Morlocks as they are here to feed upon us, yes our wallets as … Continue reading

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