Tag Archive: Tim Geithner

The Fifth Season


We are all aware of the four seasons, but every election year provides us with a fifth. Thanks to politicians and those who rely on politicians for their daily bread, we find ourselves in the silly season. It seems that you can’t turn around without finding yourself bombarded with so many political platitudes and inanities…

Dracula, Frankenstein and a Lib Walk Into a Bar


In all the old horror movies, the master villain always had an assistant. More often that not, his name was Igor. He tended to lurch and he was usually a hunchback. I always wondered how he got the job. I mean, how would you go about finding someone who’d round up a human brain at…