Monthly Archives: January 2018

Trump – here’s a way to help the poor – but will you?

In framing Bank of America’s decision to slip customers who bank electronically into higher-fee checking accounts as only leaving them the option of currency exchanges, Robert Reed (in a recent Chicago Tribune article) missed a golden opportunity to insist the … Continue reading

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Take Amazon by storm

It’s amazing that Amazon might be considering anywhere but Chicago for the placement of their new facility. Houston was just destroyed by Hurricane Harvey, and easily could be again. Austin escaped Harvey’s whole wrath by the skin of its teeth, … Continue reading

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Palm problems

I don’t follow Mother Church’s dicta, but I do try to keep up with world issues, so maybe¬†for Lent we could talk about palm. How a food feels to us has a lot to do with how much we like … Continue reading

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