Past Articles


Clever Morons…

As we made our way to the Sambadrome, we began to suspect that this was not going to be just like any other night out. Crowds filled the streets and sidewalks all over town.

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These “Control Freak” Economists Have It All Wrong

So, let’s turn our attention to that rare phenomenon: real intellectual progress.

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Viva el Cáncer!

We know Buenos Aires better than São Paulo. It is a prettier city. But less dynamic. In São Paulo...

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Oligarchs Join Forces…

The Dow fell 101 points yesterday. Gold managed to climb back over $1,300 an ounce. But the important news...

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“They Eat the Eyes and the Tongue…”

Not much action yesterday – neither in stocks nor in gold. We're back from South America. We're toughened up....

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What Congress Isn’t Telling You about Its Welfare Programs

The facts just get curiouser and curiouser. Yesterday, the Fed continued its “taper” of QE – knocking $10 billion...