May 2011


May 25, 2011

The Marx Brothers had a song about painless dentistry. It went something like “Herman is the painless dentist/ Of his painless work we sing/ When he drills or hammers at [...]

614 Points in 7 Days

May 11, 2011

Markets are moving around a lot. After peaking at 12,875 on May 2nd, the Dow Jones Industrial Average cascaded steadily to a nadir of 12,521 on May 5th, only to rebound to a [...]