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100 Million is Enough

This morning saw the dedication of the Victims of Communism Memorial here in Washington, D.C. Remarks were given by President Bush and Reps. Tom…

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$1 a year men?

In large part because of tax policy, this AP story reports on the number of CEOs taking home token cash paychecks and making it…

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Overworked Brits?

A new study from the International Labor Organization came to some interesting conclusions about the percentage of people working “excessively” long weeks (more than…

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On Thoroughbreds

Iain, Interesting points. I’m no expert on horse racing but my understanding is that the the races in the American Triple Crown of Thoroughbred…

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Derby Winners

Eli, Interesting points, but I don’t think that winning times are a particularly useful metric in horse racing. The Epsom Derby has seen its winning…