More good economic news

I’m starting to think I shouldn’t read Bloomberg BusinessWeek anymore. It seems that every week is either (1) a tale of how people just like me are screwed, economics-wise, for the rest of our lives, or (2) a demonstration that the country or even the world is screwed, economics-wise, until the end. Or both. Example […]

Presty the DJ for Aug. 30

Today in 1959, Bertolt Brecht‘s “Threepenny Opera” reached the U.S. charts in a way Brecht could not have fathomed: T0day in 1968, Apple Records released its first single by — surprise! — the Beatles: Today in 1969, this spent three weeks on top of the British charts, on top of six weeks on top of […]