These Places Empty Out in September

These Places Empty Out in September

The traditional Summer season closes and the crowds start to disperse in September creating a quieter environment for a fantastic late-Summer vacation. Waiting out the Summer crowds pays off at the destinations listed below, so get ready to go. Zurich, CH By September, temperatures in Switzerland have dropped into the 60’s and the Summer tourist […]

China Has the Power to Destroy Bitcoin (BTC)

China Has the Power to Destroy Bitcoin (BTC)

China Has the Power to Destroy Bitcoin (BTC) $BTCUSD A damning new study has suggested China holds threatening influence over Bitcoin (BTC), and perhaps even the ability to attack and ultimately destroy the entire Bitcoin network. Academics from Princeton and Florida International Universities have explored how China “threatens the security, stability, and viability of Bitcoin” […]

Weak 13: NFL Attendance Crisis Continues

Weak 13: NFL Attendance Crisis Continues

Week 13:  NFL Attendance Crisis Continues Empty Seats Greatly Outnumber Spectators last week Week 13 does not appear to be the National Football League’s (NFL) lucky number as photos of stadiums across the league still show an awful lot of empty seats. Meanwhile, the sad in-person attendance mirrors the continually plummeting TV ratings. With last […]

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights

Game Theory and the of Overbooking Airline Flights $UAL, $DAL, $AAL Given the deep mess that United Airlines (NYSE:UAL) created for itself after a passenger was dragged off a full flight last week, Delta (NYSE:DAL) said it could increase the incentives for “voluntary denied boarding.” Agents will now be allowed to offer up to $2,000 to entice […]

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty

The Great Recession Is Over, and America is Running on Empty A Gallup study of US growth and productivity finds there has been NO economic recovery. “The Great Recession may be over, but America is running on empty,” writes Jim Clifton, Chairman/CEO at Gallup. The US Council on Competitiveness asked Gallup to conduct, pro bono, […]