Friday, December 23, 2011

The head line on the payroll tax should be

"Obama forces Republicans to be Republicans." Now, bets in 6 months that it will turn out that all of the increased demand will be turned into corporate profits. Right now we have profit push inflation, combined with demand deflation. Hence, as Shaula Evans quipped to me "I don't get increased income, I get increased through put." They could have effectively just handed the money to corporations. Now, on how it was paid for...

Friday, December 16, 2011

Hitchens Dies Too Late

One of those whose careers was cut too long, consider how much differently he would be taken, if the entire apologia for war crimes and illegal invasion wasn't sitting as blot that bleeds from the last decade of his prose. Sometimes, long life is a curse.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

First movement of Quartet #12 completed

String Quartet #12, in E has an Allegro. This is using music that is coming out of Clockwork Cosmos.