Tagged: jobs

Make Way for the Robots

Make Way for the Robots

Sofia, an artificially intelligent robot, speaks with Ben Goertzel, AI researcher (left) and Mike Butcher (right), from TechCrunch, at this week’s Web Summit in Lisbon. As America grapples with perceived problems from the past, the problems...

In bad times, the private sector doesn’t create jobs.

In bad times, the private sector doesn’t create jobs.

I’m a little tired of the claim that the private sector not the government creates jobs.  That’s not entirely true.  In good times, that is true.  But these are not good times and in...

First the Good News – Such as it is

First the Good News – Such as it is

Somewhere in the darkest night a candle glows … according to some tin-pan-alley composer of my lost youth. So let’s peek out from under the bed covers and look around for that gleam of...

GM Rescue Shows How Dumb Obama’s Critics Can Be

GM Rescue Shows How Dumb Obama’s Critics Can Be

Now that GM is back in the black and its shares are selling briskly, someone should remind President Obama’s critics of the silly things they said when he bailed out the faltering auto maker...

Jamaica – The Spanish Visit , the Second Coming

Jamaica – The Spanish Visit , the Second Coming

It’s nearly 515 years since Columbus came to Jamaica on his second voyage. This Wednesday, the King and Queen of Spain  came instead of sending an adventurer. For 146 years, Jamaica was a Spanish...

Punxsutawney Phil, the Groundhog considers a Jamaican Vacation

Punxsutawney Phil, the Groundhog considers a Jamaican Vacation

  On this glorious Groundhog Day, Punxsutawney Phil, Seer of Seers, Prognosticator of all Prognosticators is readied for his annual announcement. He was awakened by a call from the Punxsutawney Phil society’s president and...

Immigration Forebodings

Immigration Forebodings

I have been told that I am multi-talented, however prophesy has never been a gift mentioned before. I am not looking for this burden. However, on my first post US election comment, I mused...