Tag: Rod Blagojevich

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Current Events, Numberscruncher

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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Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: Neither Families Nor States Manage Their Budgets Well

Let’s just come right out and say it: most families do not do as good a job as they could with their finances.  So why do we hold them...

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Current Events, Sugar Water, Television

Sugar Water: Jay Leno Is Blacker Than Rod Blagojevich

On the morning of January 11, numerous media outlets reported that former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich had proclaimed to Esquire...

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Break On Through (to Another Side of Acting)

“A liar lies and a thief steals from you, but a hustler gives you something that you don’t mind parting with your money for....

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Patty Griffin, Pt. 3

As I mentioned last week, an anonymous donor sent me disc two of Patty Griffin’s “Love From My Lips” bootleg after I...