Tagged: forbes magazine

The Walls Have Ears – and Eyes

The Walls Have Ears – and Eyes

You are being watched. And it’s not just Uncle Sam who is spying on you. What you do in the privacy of your home is recorded and transmitted to companies that want to sell...

Lied about and Lied to, the President Still Gets a Lot Done

Lied about and Lied to, the President Still Gets a Lot Done

I don’t always agree with President Obama. I can’t figure out why he is keeping troops in Afghanistan for one thing. And I sigh in exasperation as he persists in seeking some kind of...

The Heresy of Gratitude to the Rich – for Being Rich

The Heresy of Gratitude to the Rich – for Being Rich

I watched a documentary on TV recently that left me feeling sorry for the rich. It traced the sad saga of the Rockefellers, one of history’s most successful families – in terms of money....

What Makes These “Socialists” So Darned Happy?

What Makes These “Socialists” So Darned Happy?

The Legatum Institute, a London-based nonpartisan think tank, has released its annual list of the “happiest” countries in the world, and (according to Forbes Magazine) America came in 10th. You would think, from listening...