8.24.2012

Quote of the Day

Peggy Noonan, crediting an anonymous screenwriter:
It is good that Joe Biden is going to the Republican National Convention to hold high the flag of his party. People make fun of his gaffes, of his embarrassing verbal forays, but he's no fool and he knows how to take it to the other guy. The speech he is working on, to be given in the heart of downtown, just across from the convention site, will be stirring and stentorian: "All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Tampa, and, therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words, 'Ich bin ein Tampon.'"

More academic malpractice against gold

This is just pathetic. WSJ : Gold is, in fact, a poor hedge against inflation. Accounting for changes in the cost of living, gold has re...