Month: March 2011

March 2, 2011 Month: March 2011

Why the Dollar’s Reign Is Near an End – WSJ

For decades the dollar has served as the world’s main reserve currency, but, argues Barry Eichengreen, it will soon have to share that role. Here’s why—and what it will mean for international markets and companies.

Month: March 2011

The Mad Dog of Libya Keeps Laughing

There was something truly sad in watching the interview that Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi recently gave to Christiane Amanpour. He met with her and two other journalists in the lobby of a local hotel in Tripoli, apparently unafraid of possible assassination attempts.

March 1, 2011 Month: March 2011

FTMDaily News Update – The Big Government Bloat

In the news this morning: A new GAO report shows massive overlap in government spending, more Mideast news, and more…

Month: March 2011

What’s That In Your Genes? TSA Now Wants to Harvest Your DNA

In a move that sounds strikingly Orwellian, the Department of Homeland Security will reportedly begin random DNA testing at airports this coming summer.