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It’s February 2, and the tax data is in.  My initial tax figuring shows that the Federal government owes me money and I owe the state of California money.   Perfect.  No IOUs coming from Sacramento in this household.  Only crisp, clean, newly printed dollar bills thanks to the Federal Reserve,...

I hate it when I hear people say that, but I hate it more when people believe it.Consider this, in May 2000, the Nasdaq had fallen 35% from its height. Did you think at the time it was a good time to buy, just because it was cheaper than it...

Business as usual in Washington, our government knows how to spend money and that’s exactly what they’re doing in the form of this phony-baloney “stimulus” package. I don’t even need to tell you how ridiculous some of the things in it are, so I’ll just demonstrate via pie chart.  ...

*Chirp is a WPF desktop widget for reading twitter. It's very slick. Not as feature filled as Twittastic or Twhirl but the UI is much faster and more aesthetically pleasing.I do wish they'd make the logo in the upper left corner a bit smaller.Be sure to install it for .NET...