Archive for: August 12, 2012

August 12, 2012

What’s In a Recovery?

Filed under: Economics - 12 Aug 2012

Editor’s note: A version of this article first appeared at Forbes.com.
 
Thomson Reuters’ latest survey of Wall Street analysts’ expectations about next quarter’s corporate earnings has prompted some to …

Remembering the Significance of VJ Day

Filed under: History - 12 Aug 2012

Consider this fictitious scenario: In the summer of 1950, President Thomas E. Dewey faced a national security crisis of extraordinary proportions—one that his advisors agreed likely would define his presidency. After beating his Democratic opponent in 1948 by a comfortable …

Are We still Fighting over the Civil War’s Crater? Newt might Think So!

Filed under: Politics In General - 12 Aug 2012

Newt Gingrich and his partner Forstchen have come up with another great Civil War Novel. If you haven’t experienced the read, it is quite fascinating to read a book that puts you in the middle of this battle. The Battle …

GOP Senators block Obama’s cybersecurity act

Filed under: The Republicans - 12 Aug 2012

The Republican members of the U.S. Senate on Thursday blocked the passage of President Barack Obama’s priority cyber legislation, the Cybersecurity Act of 2012. A law enforcement source in Washington, D.C., told the Law Enforcement Examiner that there was no …