Monthly Archives: July 2012

BRILLIANT idea, Mr Bloomberg!

Since there’s not enough crazy in the world already, a midnight premier of The Dark Knight Rises in Colorado was attended by some nut that decided to go all murdery and shoot up the place. 12 dead, 58 wounded. The … Continue reading

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They forgot the "E"

Ever heard of LIBOR — the London Interbank Offered rate? Me neither, until recently. What that refers to is an average of interest rates that banks in London estimate they’d be charged to borrow from each other. More information on … Continue reading

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Political Advisory: Explicit Connection

At the moment, due to the actions of Wikileaks concerning the activities of the U.S. government in particular, Julian Assange is holed up in an Ecuadorian embassy in London, seeking asylum*. The Swedish government wants him for questioning on a … Continue reading

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