The Bernanke Punt

The Bernanke Punt

Markets held out hope for the “Bernanke put,” a reference borrowed from the perpetually accommodative policy of former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan. Instead they received the “Bernanke punt,” a football metaphor that applies to this Chairman’s current preference...
Prime Time Blame Game

Prime Time Blame Game

Obama will have the nation’s attention Thursday night when he announces a new “jobs plan.” We recognize the address for what it really is and wonder if there is anything else on TV. The local listings suggest a rerun of Hillybilly Handfishin’ will air at 7pm Eastern...