"Uncertainty!" Scottinsh dramatist David Mallet wrote "Fell demon of our fears! The human soul that can support despair, supports not thee." The human soul and the economy have that in common. By now, it's been ingrained in our consciousness by news stories and stump speeches: Uncertainty is holdin ... More >>
Despite Obama's promises of change, corporate crooks are still going unpunished for their roles in the financial collapse.
Other than left fielder for the Giants, what jobs are opening up in San Francisco? By Joe Eskenazi Plastics may have been well and good for 1967, but to what field will the overbearing Mr. McGuires of today direct the apathetic young Ben Braddocks? Health care, Benjamin. There’s a great futur ... More >>
San Francisco to mint Great Emancipator’s homely coins. By Joe Eskenazi Image | courtesy of U.S. Mint The news that the U.S. Mint is planning a 2009 tribute to President Abraham Lincoln on the event of his 200th birthday is bittersweet. On the one hand, any example of competence in the ... More >>