Added by Anti Oligarch on January 28, 2011 at 12:19pm — No Comments
The president of the Federal Re serve Bank of New York doesn't know when to keep his mouth shut.
The entire Fed regularly observes what it calls a "blackout period" starting one week before Federal Open Market Committee meetings and lasts until the Friday after those meetings.
In case you don't know, FOMC meetings are where the Fed decides whether to change interest-rate policy.
But there is also a communiqué released just hours after the meeting concludes in which…
Added by Anti Oligarch on January 8, 2011 at 6:43am — No Comments
This post is not about some fringe character. It’s a review of a serious book written by a professor who lectures in mainstream education and is involved in compiling the IPCC reports. The book is published by a respectable publisher for a recognized academic institute
Added by Anti Oligarch on January 4, 2011 at 8:56pm — No Comments
May 18, 1958 WALLACE: This is Aldous Huxley, a man haunted by a vision of hell of earth. A searing social critic, Mr. Huxley, twenty-seven years ago, wrote "Brave New World," a novel that predicted that some day the entire world would live under a frightful dictatorship. Today Mr. Huxley says that his fictional world of horror is probably just around the corner for all of us. We'll find out why, in a moment.
Added by Anti Oligarch on January 3, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments