Monday, September 29, 2014

How to Fit an Aston Martin Into a Ferrari (video)

How to Fit an Aston Martin Into a Ferrari: Video - Bloomberg:
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Ares, which has recently opened shop in Italy, is in the business of modifying luxury cars to the desires of their customers. As founder Danny Bahar tells Bloomberg, Ares has already been getting interesting requests. Bloomberg's Tom Gibson reports. (Source: Bloomberg 8/1)


Sunday, September 21, 2014

Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy

Book Discussion Money | Video | "Book Discussion on Money - Co-authors Steve Forbes and Elizabeth Ames talked about their book, Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It, in which they trace U.S. economic troubles back to the ending of the gold standard in the 1970s and discuss what a weak U.S. dollar means for the global economy. They called for a return to the gold standard to help stabilize the economy. The co-authors spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC. " (video at link above, June 11, 2014)

Sunday, September 14, 2014

American Poverty, Drugs, Overmedication

American Poverty, Drugs, Overmedication -- pathetic! --

Rich Hill and the American dream's shadow of poverty, drugs and shame | Society | "... I think that’s one very real issue that needs to be addressed is how much medication is being thrown around and the fact that there is not a lot of oversight. Because there aren’t hospitals in these rural communities and there aren’t a lot of doctors. The doctors are spread very very thin, so Harley has to talk to a therapist on a television screen. There is only a nurse practitioner in a clinic. This is not to say that these people are ill-intentioned, but there’s this disparity of people needing care and there not being adequate services. Unfortunately, what happens is a lot of overmedication...."

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Corruption in the US Department of Justice, Prosecutorial Misconduct

Book Discussion Licensed Lie | Video | "July 23, 2014 - Book Discussion on Licensed to Lie
Sidney Powell talked about her book, Licensed to Lie: Exposing Corruption in the Department of Justice, in which she discusses prosecutorial misconduct and what can be done about it. During this event held at the Cato Institute, commentary was provided by Alex Kozinski, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit, and Ronald Weich, dean of the University of Baltimore Law School." (video at link above)

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