The economy is upside-down
Americans have been spending so much during the boom times that we have (overall) very little in savings to fall back upon during the slow times. And it's a trifecta: Households, businesses, and governments are all in the same boat.
Learning to skydive at 13,500 feet
On his first skydive ever, a soldier stationed in Georgia found himself strapped to an instructor who had a heart attack -- in mid-dive. The student learned quickly enough to land them both, though the instructor had in fact died of the heart attack.
Could a "Buy American" clause derail the infrastructure stimulus package?
Podcast: Cloning pets for $150,000? Really?