Posts Tagged ‘government regulation’

Should Grandpa Regulate Facebook or the Free Market?

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Do We Really Want to Criminalize BP Over Oil Spill?

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

The Obama administration has decided to pursue charges against BP for the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Is this a good thing? I wonder if they will charge any of the government regulators with crimes? If BP broke the law it had to be with the help of people within government agencies charged with overseeing oil drilling operations. (more…)

How do Banks Get Healed From Gigantism?

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Gigantism is a human condition where a person grows too large, creating multiple health problems. Surgery is required for healing. Banks “too big to fail” is an economic condition creating multiple problems for everyone else. Surgery is required for healing. Obama spent his first year in office enabling the problem, and thank goodness, he is starting his second year off by scheduling the banks for surgery. (more…)