The Writer Is Always at Fault

A few months back, I wrote an article for another publication that sent my e-mail inbox into spasms. The point of the article was that everyone complains about illegal immigration, but few seem willing to endorse real solutions. I said that if people were really...

Fasting for Weight Loss

Michael Masterson recently mentioned that a friend of his uses fasting as a weight-maintenance technique. “He weighs himself every morning,” said Michael. “If he is heavy – even one pound heavy – on any given day, he fasts. The next day, his weight is...

Time to (Re)Build Your Portfolio

The last 10 months in the market have been terrible. The Dow is down more than 30 percent, the S&P is down around 35 percent. One day we may look back on this year as the single greatest financial crisis ever, depending on how the next few months unfold. The...