Tigergate Predictions

December 15, 2009

Yes, he will return to golf. No, the PGA will not die without him, though it

You Can’t Handle the Truth about Athletes

December 06, 2009

A sage once counseled,

Wholesale Conformity

December 01, 2009

Is anyone else perturbed by how quickly we’re falling for the freshly contrived

The Pre-Christian West

November 25, 2009

Mark Hackard’s latest piece references the “post-Christian West.” This term

Liquid Launch

November 22, 2009

Circa summer 2007, when the market music was still blaring and Wall Street

The Stag Party is Over

November 16, 2009

Following years of wilting revenue and waning stature, Playboy is rumored to be

Tortoise, or Hara-Kiri?

November 11, 2009

When I was growing up, there was a grave perception that Japan was going to

Rent Control Seekers

November 08, 2009

The next financial sucker punch is expected to come from the commercial real

The Pith and the Pendulum

November 01, 2009


Mama M.I.A.!

October 28, 2009

Regarding Nina Kouprianova

News on the March

October 23, 2009

To ensure Takimag readers remain the web

Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horsesh*t?

October 19, 2009

What would happen if Barry Manilow and Woodrow Wilson had a lovechild?

Sailing Away

October 12, 2009

Simple political cost-benefit analysis makes it a strong bet that Columbus Day

You Die!

September 30, 2009

By now you have no doubt heard that Florida Congressman Alan Grayson—who looks

Beware of Rising “Libertarians”

September 24, 2009

First Glenn Beck goes ?libertarian.? Now we get word that Sarah ?Daisy

You’re on the Clock, Senator

September 21, 2009

My three benighted decades on Earth have seen me in a wide array of jobs. I

Why Blame Canada?

September 13, 2009

Caught ?Fox and Friends? this morning, which featured a guest who ostensibly

Another Neocon Domino Falls

September 07, 2009

Now that National Review has joined George Will in reevaluating Afghanistan,

They’re Not Just Political Hacks

September 06, 2009

I agree with Richard that it is encouraging to see the government used as a

Will Ron Paul Catch Mellon-oma?

August 31, 2009

With Ron Paul?s Fed bill and forthcoming End the Fed book gaining traction, you

Cash For Commissars

August 23, 2009

Just when you thought you couldn?t think less of Detroit and the UAW, think

Bloomberg Shoots Burress In The Foot

August 20, 2009

While I?ve seen some remark that Plaxico Burress?s sentence may have been too

The Bubba Bubble

August 13, 2009

In discussions both public and private, I keep hearing laments about how the

Geithner Raises The Roof

August 09, 2009

Treasury Secretary/National Treasure Timothy Geithner has asked Congress to

Bubblevision Wants Oil to Pop

August 04, 2009

Not long ago we marked the one year anniversary of $147 oil.  Today oil is in

Central Banking: The Check That Bounced

July 27, 2009

Among the list of America’s most influential institutions, the Federal Reserve