Black Swan Flight 10 Is Arriving At Gate B5

“Black Swan flight 10 is arriving at gate B5.” One of my friends works for United Arab Emirates Airlines and has been stranded in a European airport for the weekend because of the volcanic ash from Eyjafjallajokull. According to Eurocontrol about 80% of normal flights have been cancelled. This is a visual representation of . . . → Read More: Black Swan Flight 10 Is Arriving At Gate B5

Recession With a Silver Lining

In standard consumer lingo, a recession is never good. By economic definition, it means a slowdown in spending, which leads to a slowdown in production, which leads to unemployment and so forth.

The United States has seen its share of recessions since its inception over two hundred years ago. A quick review of Wikipedia’s . . . → Read More: Recession With a Silver Lining