Debt Monetization and Solutions (courtesy of The Onion)

Anyone competent enough to figure a few simple math problems must have already come to the conclusion that our government is headed down a road of utter financial armageddon.  Recently, a friend mentioned to me that he thinks taking a long-term approach to analyzing our economic state as a nation …

Napoleon, Rothschild, and Unintended Consequences

During the conquests of Napoleon Bonaparte, intermittent war raged between France and Britain for over twenty years.  One of the major difficulties faced by Great Britain during those years was the issue of supplying resources to troops spread out in battlefields throughout the continent.  Faraway merchants were reluctant to accept …