Archive for February 20th, 2011

February 20, 2011

Improving Our Cities

by Vince

Economix chats with Edward L. Glaeser about how to improve our cities. Its worth a full read.

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February 20, 2011

From Inside Libya…

by Vince

The last plea on the phone from the caller eerily is lingering in my head.

Much more here.

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February 20, 2011

The Wisconsin Battle Continues…

by Vince
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February 20, 2011

Music Industry Chart of the Day

by Vince

Jay Yarow explains:

Here is a stunning visualization of the collapse of the music industry from Bain. As you can see, the growth of digital sales is not doing enough to offset the death of the CD.

H/T: Peter Kafka, Flickr

February 20, 2011

Democratic Thought For Sunday

by Vince

Andrew Sullivan provides a profound thought on the pursuit of democracy in the Middle East vis-à-vis Libya, Egypt and now Bahrain:

…when was the last time you saw frenzied crowds in the streets in several Muslim Arab countries where the American flag wasn’t being burned? We finally figured out how to help democracy in the Arab world: get out of the way and nudge quietly from a distance.

February 20, 2011

Political Cartoon of the Day

by Vince

H/T: Tony Auth

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