Category Archives: CNN – Business

Ford to remake Detroit’s most famous ruin

Ford to remake Detroit’s most famous ruin

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – If you’ve ever been to Detroit, you’ve probably seen Michigan Central Station. And you’ve probably wondered why someone didn’t just tear it down.Visible from miles around, theMORE

India moves ahead with tariffs on US goods

India moves ahead with tariffs on US goods

NEW DELHI (CNNMoney) – India is moving forward with plans to hit back at the United States over trade.The country has proposed hiking tariffs on 30 US products in order to recoup trade penalties woMORE

Wall Street is winning big from merger mania

Wall Street is winning big from merger mania

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – 1. Merger mania: Judge Richard Leon might be the new MVP of Wall Street.His landmark decision last week to green-light AT&T’s takeover of Time Warner removed a huge cloud hangMORE

Blogs

When Your Heroes Let You Down

I’ve noted here before that Phil Mickelson is my favorite golfer.  His go-for-broke style on the course and the time that he makes for fans off the course endears him to millions of other golfers.  I’ve defended him in arguments that he is a phony and is just as snobbish as Tiger Woods–but that he puts…

We Choose Not To Do These Things Because They Are Hard

It’s real easy to be “outraged” about politics today.  It’s easy to post a scathing tweet or a Facebook update.  It’s easy to retweet a link to a Salon.com article or to troll the social media account of the NRA or Fox News Channel or a lawmaker.  It’s easy to grab an Uber with your friends and…

Controlling the End

Just a warning, this My Two Cents is probably going to result in the greatest outrage of any I’ve ever done because it takes a non-emotional look at a very emotional issue: suicide.   We are being told that we need to have another “national conversation”–this time about suicide.  A couple of celebrity deaths last week…