There are a number of people who aren't all that keen on what Hillary Clinton has said about trade. Daniel at the Times , Willem Buiter  in the FT, Clive Crook  in the FT, but here's why she actually said what she said .
On the subject of what politicians say in public, Guido on Peter Hain's latest little statements .
On trade , why don't people get this? We impose sanctions to punish countries: so tarrifs, which are sanctions upon us, well, why are we punishing ourselves?
Could this actually be true? More storms are being named , which pushes up the "hurricane count": but more storms are being named because lower wind speeds now qualify a storm as one that should be named?
The equation you need  if you want to improve your profits as a dope dealer.
Technology  can build businesses up and it can also destroy entire industries, as the history of porn online seems to be showing.
And finally , Hugo Chavez has accepted the results of the referendum. Does this make him more of a democrat than the EU?