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RT: Total to slash spending on US shale and North Sea projects

While Saudi Arabia may not have started out with this intention, I’m thinking more and more strongly they are preparing to sign on with the BRICS and like rats leave the sinking ship of the West. 422 more words


How The Big Failed

By Joanna Socha

How Lehman Brothers Devoured Its Children

Andrew Ross Sorkin reveals details concerning the major people involved in this crisis. He takes us to the secret world, where the most powerful people on Wall Street turn out to be as scared and stressed as people on Main Street. 1,250 more words

Too Big To Fail

Showtime casts Billions

Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis will head the cast of Showtime’s new drama pilot Billions.

Written by Brian Koppelman, David Levien and Andrew Ross Sorkin, Billions takes a forensic look at the world of high finance by tracking the approaching collision between two titanic figures – the US attorney and a brilliant hedge fund king. 11 more words


Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti to Headline Showtime's Billions

Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti will star in the pilot for the new Showtime series “Billions,” Variety reported Friday.

Lewis, who spent three seasons on the Showtime series… 72 more words

From Wall Street to JFK, New York Prepares for Ebola

The disease may not have hit the five boroughs yet, but New Yorkers are still worried about Ebola. Fear of the deadly virus is affecting many facets of city life, including the stock market and air travel. 314 more words

New York City

Everything is Illuminated

Everything is Illuminated

by Andrew Ross Sorkin, New York Times Magazine, 2014

I see advertisements for “The Great Courses” all the time; I’ve always suspected they were some type of scam or propaganda put out by a villainous think tank.  65 more words

Bill Gates: Creation/Evolution Warrior ???

Bill Gates seems to be wading into the creationism/evolution controversies. But he doesn’t seem to know it. At least that’s the sense I get from… 899 more words