Final Note


Politician saves Santa

Nov 7, 2011
This final note: Like many other places, New York's Suffolk County faces tight times. Some 750 county employees are facing layoffs. So Suffolk C...
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JP Morgan denies having MF Global's customers' money

Nov 4, 2011
This final note today, which will do nothing to ease the average person's discomfort with how Wall Street operates....
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Occupy Oakland is helping out the local business

Nov 3, 2011
This final note today, in which in which Occupy Oakland contributes to the local economy. There's a little dive bar downtown, right by where all ...
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More on the MF Global bankruptcy

Nov 1, 2011
These final notes today, a couple of MF Global tidbits....
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A warning about black licorice

Oct 31, 2011
This final note today, in which I stand up for what really counts as licorice and what doesn't. It comes by way of an FDA report that adults over...
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Tea Partiers demand refund, say Occupiers weren't charged

Oct 27, 2011
A final note, picking up where we left off a while ago, on the finances behind the Occupy Wall Street movement. In the capital city of Virginia,...
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The state of the economy -- in haiku

Oct 26, 2011
This final note today, in which economy-watchers wax poetic. The Kauffman Foundation does a quarterly survey of economic bloggers, concentrating...
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First Solar CEO steps down

Oct 25, 2011
This final note today. More trouble in solar....
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When Athens met Athens

Oct 24, 2011
This final note from Athens, Ga., today. It's worth a mention that there are a bunch of other Athenses in the United States. Athens, Ala., Ohio and...
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The Real World: Zuccotti Park?

Oct 20, 2011
This final note today, which is either the beginning of the end of Occupy Wall Street, or its rise to a place in the cultural firmament. MTV is s...
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