Business

Providence at Work

In August 2008, I commented on the remarkable incompetence of Blockbuster’s CEO. Now, in August 2010, it seems that we’re about to watch Blockbuster announce bankruptcy. It’s extraordinary how just the world can be at times.

Apple’s Mythical Game Console

I will bet money that the rumor that Apple is developing a game console is entirely false. Any takers?

J. P. Morgan vs. Chrysler

I’m glad to see that J. P. Morgan is fighting for the liquidation of Chrysler. As far as I can see, Chrysler has been among the walking dead for decades. It was, after all, bailed out once before, a few years before I was even born. Indeed, Chrysler’s terrible historical performance is so notable that […]

No One Will Ever Want a Personal Computer

I don’t care how many movies are available to me. As my personal taste as a customer, I want to watch the new stuff so whether we have 10,000 movies or 200 movies doesn’t matter if I don’t want to see any of the movies that we have . . . our assortment is heavily […]