-David Rosenberg: A Bond Bull Turns Bearish
-Skills Versus Education
-Kyle Bass and Japan
-Tulsa, Atlanta, Nashville, and Brussels
“The large shortfall of employment relative to its maximum level has imposed huge burdens on all too many American households and represents a substantial social cost. In addition, prolonged economic weakness could harm the economy’s productive potential for years to come. The long-term unemployed can see their skills erode, making these workers less attractive [...]
A Texas teacher will lose her job after ordering more than 20 kindergartners to line up and hit a classmate accused of being a bully, a district spokesman said Friday.
The teacher at a suburban San Antonio school is accused of orchestrating the slugfest after a younger teaching colleague went to her last month seeking suggestions on how to discipline the 6-year-old, according to a police report from the Judson Independent [...]
Stress and violence experienced in childhood doesn’t just cause emotional or psychological damage that can last for a lifetime. The damage is on the cellular level, causes health problems in adulthood, and actually reduces lifespan.
And just think of the kind of stressful and violence-filled future we and our children may see soon and in the coming decades…
Bullying, Child Abuse Hasten Aging in Kids (April 24, 2012)
“Children exposed to multiple instances of [...]
BALTIMORE (WJZ)—The Occupy Wall Street movement causes chaos from Baltimore to the West Coast. In downtown Seattle, police use pepper spray to break up a rowdy protest, injuring an 84-year-old woman and a pregnant woman. It’s one of many violent confrontations around the country as protesters take over public parks and busy streets.
Mike Hellgren explains how some disrupted a high-profile speaking event at Johns Hopkins.
Minutes into his speech at Johns Hopkins [...]
A small boy is seen trying to get through the chaos to his school on Wall Street on Nov. 17, 2011. (Photo: CBS 2)
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — They were caught in the middle of madness.
Some grade school students were forced to walk a gauntlet of screaming “Occupy Wall Street” protesters just to get to school on Thursday.
It was a wild day in lower Manhattan for most everyone involved, including elementary [...]
ISSAQUAH, Wash. – Like many 12-year-olds, Leslie Cote keeps track of her friends on Facebook. What she didn’t realize is how they can quickly turn to enemies.
“They pretty much backstabbed me because I trusted them,” she said.
When Leslie logged on last month she discovered someone was posing as her, posting sexually explicit photos and propositioning boys for sex.
“It made me feel really bad like people would think [...]
This is amusing garbage…..
“When it comes to municipal bond defaults, both Warren Buffett and Meredith Whitney are not only dead wrong, they are out of their league,” Larkin said in notes sent to CNBC before an on-air interview.
That’s right, because……
“You have to remember these are governments, they don’t go out of business, they have to continue in business, they have to continue to operate, [...]