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T. Boone Pickens "Taps Out"

We just could not resist — Hopefully T. Boone does not read this post !

After calling for $100 oil by end of the year – then revised to $70, recently on Bloomberg TV, he stated he is out of the Oil trade! 58 more words

Investing/Financial Planning

AP Top 25 Heat Check: Clemson takes top spot from Ohio State

Clemson finally persuaded enough voters in The Associated Press college football poll to make the Tigers No. 1 this week.

It’s about time.

Ohio State has been No. 1,060 more words

USA Today Sports

COACHES WANTED: 7 job openings for 7 coaches

We’re not even to November and the coaching carousel already has started to turn in college football.

Seven head coaching jobs are open, with tradition-rich programs Southern California and Miami among the five available in the Power 5 conferences. 532 more words

USA Today Sports

"Clouded Political Judgment": What Happened To Jeb Bush? Too Much Money

Jeb Bush has dropped into single digits in the polls — and that’s just among Republicans in his home state of Florida. What happened to the man with all the money, top name recognition and, according to last year’s political sages, a clear shot at his party’s presidential nomination? 583 more words


Legendary Texas oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens is suing Ontario for $700 million over wind power

T. Boone Pickens made billions drilling for oil and gas and squaring off in bare-knuckled corporate takeover bouts.

Now the 87-year-old tycoon is embroiled in what may be the last big battle of his career. 1,196 more words


Activist Investors or Greenmailers. Whatever.

In an odd twist of 21st Century doublethink, today’s business journalists refer to hedge fund managers that buy nuisance positions in corporations in hopes of flipping them for quick profit as “activist investors”. 491 more words