Blog Review 816


It appears that Melanie Read in The Times has been recommending the return of slavery.

More evidence on where all the tax money goes.

One way of putting this is that the fallout from the Bernie Maddox pyramid will be a $17 billion fiscal boost in the US.

Answering two questions: which came first, the chicken or the egg and, which came first, trade and the division of labour or Homo sapiens?

A list of nice enough countries to live in and a list of not so nice countries to live in.

On why that bailout of Detroit may well not work....even though it's bound to be very expensive.

And finally, what they say and what they really mean.