Cartoon Villains

Cartoon Villains

From Sky News: The Honey Monster, Tony The Tiger, and Snap, Crackle and Pop have been branded ‘cartoon villains’ by consumer watchdog Which? for failing to promote healthy eating in

A Royal Mess

A Royal Mess

A number of groups in Washington have been pushing transparency efforts throughout the states, effecting real change around the country (and indeed, the world). Kudos to groups like Americans for

Mark to market

Mark to market

David Ignatius’ take on the unintended consequences of mark-to-market accounting rules and how to get us out of the credit crisis is worth reading.

Morning Head-scratcher

Harry Reid, yesterday: We don’t have a lot of leeway on time. One of the individuals in the caucus today talked about a major insurance company — a major insurance

The tainted milk scandal grows

When I first wrote about how the Chinese tainted milk scandal seemed to be growing, I had no reason to suspect it would expand to brands and products I’ve been

Red Dawn

Red Dawn

Simon Elegant suggests some reasons why the U.S. financial crisis might be good news for the Chinese Communist Party.

Health care for all!

I’ve never understood jabs like this one: “JOHN MCCAIN LOVES HIS GOVERNMENT PROVIDED HEALTH INSURANCE, HATES BEING ASKED ABOUT IT.” That’s the headline of Ezra’s post, the gist of his

The tainted milk scandal grows

When I first wrote about how the Chinese tainted milk scandal seemed to be growing, I had no reason to suspect it would expand to brands and products I’ve been