Archive for November 2nd, 2011

Greek Referendum on the Bailout: Good Idea! »

After EU leaders agreed on a new bailout plan for Greece, Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has called for a national referendum on the plan, which has appeared to upset the EU leaders who crafted the bailout, and financial markets reacting to the uncertainty. Why? The people with the most at stake are the…
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Fresh from its near-death experience in this year’s congressional budget hearings and after yet another two interminable weeks of begging for dollars from its listeners and viewers, America’s taxpayer-financed public broadcasting system (PBS) has announced plans to launch a new television channel dedicated to programming available only to our British cousins. (See Paul Sonne,…
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