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Buffett, Bezos, Dimon tap Gawande as CEO of new health-care company

Buffett, Bezos, Dimon tap Gawande as CEO of new health-care company https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/20/buffett-bezos-dimon-appoint-dr-atul-gawande-as-ceo-of-their-newly-formed-health-care-company.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: I am excited about potential results of this move…

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Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff

Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-trump-effect-solar-insight/billions-in-u-s-solar-projects-shelved-after-trump-panel-tariff-idUSKCN1J30CT?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Comments: Perhaps this is the single most dramatic effect of the tariffs imposed by President Trump, many huge solar farms shelved in an … Continue reading

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CBS News Nation Tracker poll: Americans give Trump credit for good economy, mixed reviews on N.K.

CBS News Nation Tracker poll: Americans give Trump credit for good economy, mixed reviews on N.K. – CBS News https://www.cbsnews.com/news/cbs-news-nationtracker-poll-americans-give-trump-credit-for-good-economy-mixed-reviews-on-n-k/ Re-posted from CBS News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Finally getting some credit he deserves…

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Donald Trump Proposes Guarding Southern Border with the Military

Donald Trump Proposes Guarding Southern Border with the Military http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/04/03/trump-proposes-guarding-southern-border-military/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: Congress is slow playing the President’s southern Border Wall agenda, what did they expect, he isn’t going to sit on his hands…

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Fox News Says Laura Ingraham Will Return

Fox News Says Laura Ingraham Will Return – Variety http://variety.com/2018/tv/news/fox-news-laura-ingraham-return-1202741838/ Re-posted from Variety. Geoff Geoff Comments: I am happy Fox decided to back Laura against boycotting advertisers…  

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Walter Williams on U.S Democracy

The U.S isn’t really a democracy. Walter Williams explains why the Founders devised a republic, gun control and other concepts relevant today, despite this video being taken several years ago.   Cheers!   John

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Why Institutions Matter

With the drumbeat of authoritarianism growing closer, it is important to reflect on America’s greatest institutions. Chief amongst them is the Bill of Rights. While constitutions are a dime a dozen throughout the modern world, few documents articulate so strongly … Continue reading

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Government shutdown news: GOP works on spending bill

Government shutdown news: GOP works on spending bill https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/20/government-shutdown-news-gop-works-on-spending-bill.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Congress needs to do their job and create a real budget…

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Schumer struggles to contain Warren-led rebellion

Schumer struggles to contain Warren-led rebellion – POLITICO https://www.politico.com/story/2018/03/14/schumer-warren-democrats-dodd-frank-460563 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff Geoff Comments: It gets harder and harder to play both sides of the same fence…

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Taleb on Actors and Virtue Signalling

I came across this Twitter thread from one of our favorite financial/economics/philosophy writers Nassim Taleb. Prof. Taleb possesses a classical education and a technical one, which is rare in the modern world where only single specialty seems to be well … Continue reading

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