Flying the unfriendly skies

by Medicine Men -- Good morning frequent flyers -- may we have your attention. In the next few weeks many of you will be traveling over the Easter and Passover holidays, during more…

Microsoft is a stone-cold buy

by Bob Howard -- In 2000 Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) took quite a beating in the media. Everywhere you looked, the company was besieged. Initially, when the court ruling went against MSFT, there more…

Hollywood's holy day

by Bill Steigerwald -- So what if the economy is in a dismal state? Who cares if the stock market has plummeted so far that Time, Newsweek and U.S. News & World more…

No room on bench for American Bar Association

by Thomas Jipping -- President Bush is serious about giving America the judiciary it needs, stating his intention to appoint judges who "interpret the law, not make it" and tasking people with more…

Party of the little people

by Casey Brooks -- I don't know California Gov. Gray Davis, but I submit the man does not have a clue. Yesterday, he blamed the most recent spate of California's rolling blackouts more…

Mining your own business

by Doug Casey -- I recognize that most stock investors are looking for buying opportunities in the type of stocks that have treated us all so well over the last 20 years. more…

Foot in mouth disease

by Craige McMillan -- Let's face it -- these are tough times to be a cow. Either your sanity is being questioned over mad cow disease -- by the very people feeding more…

Taking the ABA off-screen

by Judith Reisman -- Leonard Barker, writing in "Brandeis and Frankfurter," quotes Justice Louis D. Brandeis' statement that the laws of society largely direct its conduct -- its culture: [T]he conduct of more…

The thrill is gone

by Llewellyn Rockwell Jr. -- Alan Greenspan is playing with fire. His recent lowering of the federal funds rate by half a point suggests that he is unwilling to allow the economy to more…

The angriest chicken in the universe

by J.R. Nyquist -- Once upon a time there was a chicken farm; and on this farm lived a disgruntled chicken named Drumstick Kate. She was quite upset. "Why should I lay more…