Tag: Numberscruncher

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Numberscruncher: Economics for Fake Billionaires — Currency Valuation Edition

Vanity Fair reports that America’s favorite short-fingered vulgarian doesn’t know whether a strong dollar is the good thing to...

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Numberscruncher: Of Course, Mitt Romney Lies!

It’s a given: Mitt Romney has issues with the truth. I think it’s cultural. People in business learn to lie, and in the...

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Numberscruncher: The Blagojevich Family Clothing Budget

People who give personal finance advice tend to give the same advice over and over. That’s because it works. And one of the most basic...

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Numberscruncher: Making Money on Elections

February 2 is Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney and Election Day in Illinois. We have a lot of hot contests here in the state because our...

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Numberscruncher: Who Needs the Radio?

When I was a kid, I had to listen to whatever the DJ picked. One of the odder decade-end lists was Nielsen’s list of the most-played...

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Numberscruncher: The College Sustainability Report Card

What's the College Sustainability Report Card, and what does it have to do with happy chickens? Read Ann Logue's latest Numberscruncher to...

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Numberscruncher: No More Blogging for Dollars?

Will the FTC bring down Popdose? Or do they have some vitamin peddlers to go after first?...

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Numberscruncher: The Magic of Medicare

Tired of hearing about health care? Tough luck, bitches! Ann Logue is all about the Medicare in this week's Numberscruncher....