Archive for July 2010

Blooming recoveries

July 8, 2010

This isn’t your father’s stimulus.


Understanding just how Harry Potter lost money

July 6, 2010

How a billion dollars bleeds red.  Interesting post on the business of movie making.

Dow 1,000?

July 6, 2010

This is making the rounds today

Wimbledon and cow paths

July 6, 2010

I loved this post.  Fascinating observation.

Is “the internet is completely over” code for something else?

July 6, 2010

The internet is over?  Surely that’s not what he means since we’re all reading his proclamation via the web.  On the other hand, maybe [Prince] meant something else [related to the internet] was over. Okay, bad joke.

You mean you can get an STD when you’re over 60?

July 6, 2010

Apparently so, especially if you’re taking erectile dysfunction drugs.  Not trying to be judgmental here, but maybe some of these folks should just listen to what their bodies are telling them.

This is a bummer

July 6, 2010

Morning people rule the world?  Crummy place this must be.  Then there’s this study, which says kids do better if they can sleep in.

Maybe early risers are like the Sunnis in Iraq: the few terrorizing the many.  What if everyone slept in?  Just a thought.