Anne Sorock

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To Toast or to Roast the Occupy Protesters of 2011?

In looking back at 2011, especially given the wrongheaded selection by Time Magazine of “The Protester” as their “Person of the Year,” it is worth examining just what sort of protesters entered the political landscape, and, more importantly, whether some

U.S. Company bloomspot Sells 'Glamorous' Trip to Cuba, Flouts Letter of Law

bloomspot, a high-end GroupOn-like company headquartered in the U.S. that offers luxury travel and experiences, this morning promised to delight Americans with a glamorous trip to Cuba. For $2,988 bloomspot, through the Nevada-based Spirit Quest Tours, is selling a seven-night

Come On, Irene Was Not Stimulus

This past Sunday, University of Maryland Professor Peter Morici suggested that the damage from hurricane Irene is akin to a mini-economic stimulus, exposing the perverse “logic” that is Keynesian economics and reminding us all of the crackpot economic policies under