Reading the Tea Leaves

August 3, 2011

Most of the pundits had expected a relief rally in stocks following a resolution to the debt ceiling crisis. That did not happen. Despite a last-minute agreement by Congress [...]


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 [...]