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Be free of FOMO!

Be free of FOMO!

May 30, 2012

Influenza, National Socialism and Menudo took turns ravaging humanity in the 20th century. Today,  our inter-connected, acronym-obsessed world faces a new, somewhat less horrific, scourge: FOMO, you know it as the Fear Of Missing Out. FOMO is not new, but recently it has spread like cholera through a Haitian refugee camp, infecting all ages and creeds that do...

Austerity will not save Greece (or the Euro)

Austerity will not save Greece (or the Euro)

May 16, 2012

Like Brett Favre, and Madagascar sequels, the Greek Debt Crisis just keeps coming back. I thought the beast hath been slayed with Greek acceptance of a bailout-for-austerity package late last year, but I was mistaken. Not only is the Greek debt crisis back, but its scarier than ever. Last week, the Greeks went to the polls to elect a new government to carry...