Let Them Eat Cake, or Feed a Fincher, Starve a Child

The 2013 farm bill, that has recently passed a Senate vote, is expected to cut over $20 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) over the next 10 years. It is such an unnecessary mean-spirited ploy, that 26 members of Congress, all Democrats,...

“We’ll Get There, Pop. We’ll Get There.” Michael Corleone

“So you have this neighbor who has been making your life hell. First he tied you up with a spurious lawsuit; you’re both suffering from huge legal bills. Then he threatened bodily harm to your family. Now, however, he says he’s willing to compromise: He’ll call...

To the Cleverest Cheater Go the Spoils…

William Black, the author of The Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own One, and an associate professor of economics and law at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, explains how while we tend to believe that those rich folks at the top have gotten there through a...