Monday, March 29, 2010

Second Avenue Subway

The Second Avenue Subway in New York City has been under construction in one form or another for 80 years. It looks like they are getting somewhat serious.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Friday, March 26, 2010

Two years ago



Here's a great graphic from New Scientist showing the relentless assault of spam.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Bad News For Treasuries

The yields on 2 year treasuries are higher than those on Berkshire Hathaway bonds - not great news for Uncle Same More...

Sunday, March 21, 2010

At last

Healthcare reform has been a lifetime in the making.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Facebook Passes Google

In terms of hits, anyway. More...

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Friday, March 5, 2010

Lightning Strikes Twice

There have been a lot of earthquakes lately, but here's a family that fled Haiti after the earthquake there. Their choice of refuge? Chile.

Luckily, everybody is safe.

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Rogue Wave

Video of a rogue wave hitting a cruise ship in the Mediterranean.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Apple has Patented Everything That Matters

So it turns out that Apple has somehow patented pretty much every imaginable aspect of the iPhone.

Let the games begin.

Deflation in Europe

Tighter money is very easily pushing down prices with demand still so low.

Monday, March 1, 2010

Chrysler Building March 1, 2010

I am living in a sublet for a month or two so I've lost the view of my beloved Empire State Building. However, imagine my delight when I get this view from the bedroom in my sublet!