The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 4 Aug 2015 01:19:14 EDTTue, 4 Aug 2015 01:19:14 EDT idiotic is 'market-based economics'?'market-based-economics'?.htmlThis idiotic: Greece's creditors want to shrink its economy. Joseph Stiglitz has been writing books for nearly two decades now trying to impress upon rightwing economists the idea that if people do not have income they cannot spend.Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:57:32 EDTBook Review 348: Stalin and the Bomb AND THE BOMB: The Soviet Union and Atomic Energy 1939-1956, by David Holloway. 464 pages, illustrated. Yale paperback.Sun, 26 Jul 2015 01:02:06 EDTThe collapse of Saudi Arabia is not far off.Thu, 23 Jul 2015 03:00:34 EDTTweetle-dee-Tweetle-dumb Milbank in the Washington Post eviscerates the knee-jerk Republican Insta-response to the announcement of the Iran Nuclear deal: <P> "But Graham and his congressional colleagues are not reserving judgment until they know the facts.Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:56:58 EDTFrozen sashimi friend who moved to Maui from New York City used to say he did it because "Maui has a better class of jungle." <P> Now add another reason: We don't freeze the sashimi. At least, I hope no.Sat, 11 Jul 2015 10:51:42 EDT