In defence of nanny Bloomberg "The Bloomberg administration's plan to ban the sale of most sugary drinks bigger than sixteen ounces in New York City is nanny statism taken to its most ludicrous extreme. It's a violation of personal liberty and the idea of individual responsibility. And it's probably a pretty good idea."
Friday, June 1st
Asia strains under Euro crisis "The economies of Asia, both the emerging markets and the more developed countries, are being hit by a double whammy of slowing domestic growth and the impact of the European debt crisis on Asian exports and finance. Signs of distress are proliferating."