Posted in Book Reviews Education Entertainment History Human Interest

The Colorful Herman Melville

On this day in 1851, Herman Melville publishes Moby-Dick in the US, unleashing literary forces which would torment, vex and flunk countless confused high school…

Continue Reading... The Colorful Herman Melville
Posted in Book Reviews Economy Headlines Politics

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics (Food Stamps, Tax Cuts, And Job Creators, Oh My!)

Now that the election dust has settled as has President Obama’s approval rating, why don’t we test some of the wild exaggerations passed off as…

Continue Reading... Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics (Food Stamps, Tax Cuts, And Job Creators, Oh My!)