After months of noise, pearl clutching and teeth-gnashing, the midterms are over and the political course of the next two years is largely in place. What are my quick takeaways from 11/6? Donald Trump will be spending a lot
MY TIME IN JAIL Fancy careers force people to build walls. These walls protect lucrative franchises and social constructs. These walls also hide the world from careerists like me. Upon writing “WEALTH, ACTUALLY”, I have
With the 2018 midterm elections around the corner, I spoke with Ben Phillips about the impact of policy on the investment world. Ben Phillips serves as the CIO of EventShares, overseeing research and portfolio management for the
Today we were able to speak with Leslie Danks Burke. She is a public advocate and the Founder and President of TRAILBLAZERS PAC : a political action committee dedicated to finding and supporting candidates for local
(This appeared in Rick Lazio’s Ignite Blog back in July of 2011 . . . I reread it and liked it, so I thought I would repost it.) MATHLESSNESS – AMERICA’S FUNDAMENTAL PROBLEM by Frazer Rice. Modern Americans are
It was a treat to talk to my friend, Robert A. George, about the political landscape washing over New York, Washington, and the rest of the country. We cover Donald Trump and his initial stumbles, the departure of Preet
I was thrilled to speak with election lawyer, Bryan Sells a week or so ahead of the big confrontation between Trump and Clinton. We talked about the process and importance of voting and the issues with the current election and
Podcast #10 was a fun and intense conversation with Foreign Policy and International Relations Expert, Andrew Peek. Andrew is the Director of the Washington Program at Claremont McKenna and an Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine.
I recently spoke with Scott Johnston about his transition from banking to entrepreneurism and two of his technology projects. WAYIN is Scott’s venture co-founded with Scott McNealey. They help major companies aggregate
Trump: the Yard Sale In honor of the interesting, if disjointed, dialogue from the Trump campaign, here are some interesting, if disjointed, thoughts on his candidacy (to date) . . . Big Winners: Donald Trump’s “brand” . .