The Economic Collapse For Hipsters
a: Major players involved ~
b: the traditional hipster family
What: "Daddy Warbucks, the successful businessman with several overseas bank accounts (the American Government......"
Writer: Lola Wakefield
Date: Apr 11 2010 7:36 AM
a: Putting paulson in charge of financial reform ~
b: a big oil executive in charge of developing alternative energy sources
What: "To put him in charge of rebuilding Wall Street is like putting a big oil executive in charge of developing alternative energy sources."
Writer: EBEN ESTERHUIZEN
Date: May 28 2010 10:18 AM
Analysis Uncoupled From Reality(ptolemy)
a: Poorly informed analyst ~
b: the ancient astronomer Ptolemy
What: "As a professional statistician and former statistics professor, I would
like to make one more point concerning Salzman's comment on data: It
must be coupled with qualitative knowledge of the matter being studied.
Otherwise, the analyst is like the ancient astronomer Ptolemy,
constructing ever more intricate mathematical theories based on totally
false premises (sun revolving around the Earth)." ...This is great comparison.
Writer: Norm Matloff
Date: Jan 26 2011 2:34 AM