Christopher Whalen

Can Barack Obama channel Teddy Roosevelt?

September 9, 2011

My copy of the new book “Feynman”, written by Jim Ottaviani and illustrated by Leland Myrick, arrived last week and does not disappoint. I discussed it earlier on, “Steady state or dream state?” On the second page of this comic narrative led by one of the most remarkable personalities of the 20th century, Feynman asks:

Steady state or dream state?

July 25, 2011

Readers of this blog know that I am a long-time reader of The New York Review of Books. Sadly this love is not because of that great publication’s coverage of finance and economics, which I think is skewed to the neo-Keynesian, socialist end of the intellectual spectrum. George Soros does not count.