Being a Billionaire: Warren Buffett

Being a Billionaire: Warren Buffett

Posted by: on Nov 7, 2014 | No Comments

“The free market’s the best mechanism ever devised to put resources to their most efficient and productive use…”

~ Warren Buffett, to President Barack Obama

Discovering Ayn Rand: American Novelist and Philosopher

Discovering Ayn Rand: American Novelist and Philosopher

Posted by: on Aug 13, 2014 | No Comments

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.”

~ Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand is best known for her novels, The Fountainhead (1943) and Atlas Shrugged (1957).

Reaganomics: The Life and Economics of Ronald Reagan

Reaganomics: The Life and Economics of Ronald Reagan

Posted by: on Jul 16, 2014 | No Comments

“The American dream is not that every man must be level with every other man. The American dream is that every man must be free to become whatever God intends he should become.”

~ Ronald Reagan

Democracy after Capitalism or Capitalism after Democracy?

Posted by: on Apr 4, 2012 | One Comment

Democracy after Capitalism or Capitalism after Democracy? Does the order really matter? This is a question I have always wondered about. Democracy and capitalism have always been thought in the same light. Irrespective of the order, the very coexistence

US Casino Industry Generates $125 Bn in 2010

Posted by: on Mar 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Unites States is still reeling under the pressure of a slowdown, they say. The casino industry seems to be telling us a different story altogether. Last year, the US casino industry and industries that depend on them generated $125 billion, according

History of Gambling in the United States

Posted by: on Feb 7, 2012 | 2 Comments

A report of the American Gaming Association stated that 483 commercial casinos in the US gathered revenues of $34.6 billion in 2010. Nevada casinos boasted of $10.4 billion of the total revenue in the same year. Do these figures make you wonder about how and

History of Casinos and Gambling in Nevada

Posted by: on Feb 3, 2012 | No Comments

Did you know that gambling in Las Vegas is intricately linked with the Hoover Dam? July 3, 1930 saw President Hoover signing the bill for the establishment of the Boulder Dam (now known as the Hoover Dam). In 1931, when the construction work began, 5,128 workers were

Outsourcing vs. Obama

Posted by: on Oct 5, 2011 | No Comments

Barack Obama, the first black President of the United States and Nobel Peace Prize Winner, cuts across an impressive figure – one that inspires many from our generation. His speeches reflect intelligence coupled with idealism. He could very well be the next

Obama and Outsourcing

Posted by: on Nov 16, 2010 | No Comments

Barrack Obama is one of the most inspiring figures of our generation. He combines a majestic dignity with a deep immersion in popular culture. His speeches reflect intelligence and idealism. He is the next socialist cultural icon.

The Military Industrial Complex

Posted by: on Sep 29, 2010 | One Comment

The US deployment of troops in Afghanistan has raised much ironic press against Nobel Peace Prize winner, Barack Obama. It has also brought back speculation with regards to the US defense budget, specifically money allocated to private production of defense equipment and the supply of this