Month: August 2017

How Kansas City Set an Example For the US

How Kansas City Set an Example For the US

The importance of local politics & community

The New, Cheaper Bar that Millennials Want

The New, Cheaper Bar that Millennials Want

What Chris Brown taught me about nightlife in America.

Risk and Reward: The Role of Rating Agencies

Risk and Reward: The Role of Rating Agencies

In 2011, the United States credit rating was downgraded from AAA to AA+ by Standard & Poor’s. The large reaction by politicians, news anchors, and many others brought into question what those letters and symbols really meant. While no one could really explain the tangible […]

Why the NFL Is Ignoring Concussions

Why the NFL Is Ignoring Concussions

Concussions are everywhere in sports, but what about in the pros? How much money is lost by the teams in sales and in medical bills?

Why Millennials Aren’t Using their Father’s Brokerage

Why Millennials Aren’t Using their Father’s Brokerage

Millennials are doing everything differently. Whether it’s method of transportation, social media, or even the consumption of avocado toast, the behaviors and taste of young people have been markedly different than those of the previous generation. Across all facets of life, most things have been […]

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

From his sweeping anti-corruption to doubling down on interests in the South China Sea, Xi Jinping continues to tirelessly pursue his agenda.

How Food Markups Are Eating Your Paycheck

How Food Markups Are Eating Your Paycheck

Dough isn’t the Only Thing Rising in the Kitchen.

Why Your New Mattress Is More Likely to Catch Fire

Why Your New Mattress Is More Likely to Catch Fire

Regulation Removal Stealthier than Seal Team Six.

Tesla vs. GM, David and Goliath

Tesla vs. GM, David and Goliath

With Tesla pulling ahead in the electric car market, what will happen when the major manufacturers hop on the train and start producing EVs?