One Reason Why #NetNeutrality Is Important

Net Neutrality is extremely important right now, because we are in a near-monopoly market in the ISP world… Checks and balances in some form are always necessary for a capitalist market.  Otherwise, if left unchecked, the “profit motive” for companies will lead to them exploiting the market for more profit (which is their primary objective). And then we find a…

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Why You Need to Forget About the “Elevator Pitch”

An edited version of an older article I wrote that was deleted by accident. Forget the elevator pitch. In fact, forget the idea entirely … don’t practice one … don’t even say the words ever again. Here’s why I think so, what you should do instead, and why that will work. Let’s start with the obvious, we’re human beings. Not an…

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Gun Toting Health Enforcers

By Bill Bonner – Chairman of Bonner and Partners (reprinted here with permission) When we left Baltimore on Friday, the Dow was still going up. Gold was still going down. The Fed was still hinting it would begin tapering its bond-buying program (QE) soon… or maybe not. The economy was still recovering… or maybe it wasn’t. And the Red Sox…

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