Is Oprah going broke with OWN? If not a dollar short, then Oprah is at least a day late with her network concept.

STORY UPDATE – July 31st, 2013: It now appears that perhaps Oprah’s OWN Network is finally turning an important corner.  According to news reports, including a July 30th, 2013 Globe and Mail article titled “Oprah Winfrey Network finally making money for Discovery,” the Discovery Channel’s $500 million investment may finally be paying dividends.  I will … Continue reading

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Is Fox News’ Cupcake Kelly’s shot at Newsweek’s Sullivan a case of the pot calling the kettle black?

So here you have it again, yet another elitist “professional” journalist calling into question a blogger’s credentials. I am of course talking about Fox News’ Megyn Kelly who in criticizing the recent Newsweek cover story which asked “Why Are Obama’s Critics So Dumb,” questioned the credentials of its author Andrew Sullivan. Specifically Kelly, on a … Continue reading

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Who’s right about Occupy Wall Street . . . Cenk Uygur or Adam Carolla?

As these two media heavyweights entered the ring of contention over the Occupy Wall Street movement with Cenk clearly coming down on the OWS side of the debate and Adam . . . well, Adam is calling it as he sees it, what is the real story? Having interviewed Cenk on the PI Window regarding … Continue reading

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Payette Report on establishing a class hierarchy for journalists in Quebec out of touch with the real (virtual) world

Stories such as the one involving the report that was released earlier this year by former CBC Journalist Dominique Payette are at once both exciting and exasperating at the same time. hierarchy Exciting in that Payette’s recommendations reflect just how much the former journalist is out of touch with the real-world as it relates to … Continue reading

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Keeping Pace With Wall Street: Taking The Fight To The Market!

“Wall Street’s winning ways continue, with the Dow, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq coming off their highest closes since May 13.” Peter Schacknow, Senior Producer, CNBC Breaking News Desk Wow, thank you Peter Schacknow for this delightful news which benefits exactly who . . . Certainly not the majority of the people who took … Continue reading

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Who actually benefits from Wall Street’s “Winning Ways?”

“Wall Street’s winning ways continue, with the Dow, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq coming off their highest closes since May 13.” Peter Schacknow, Senior Producer, CNBC Breaking News Desk Wow, thank you Peter Schacknow for this delightful news which benefits exactly who . . . Certainly not the majority of the people who took … Continue reading

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The Wall Street Shuffle

On the heels of a great panel discussion with Larry Winget, Cenk Uygur on April 16th (The Failings of Institutional Advisers and How You Can Grab The Bull by the Horns!) and, Scott Burns on April 9th (Special Advanced Interview with Asset Builders’ Scott Burns), when we discussed the failings of Wall Street, today’s segment … Continue reading

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CNN news flash: SEC charges Goldman Sachs with defrauding investors

For those of you tuning into today’s guest panel discussion on the investment industry, here is a CNN news flash: SEC charges Goldman Sachs with defrauding investors about products tied to sub-prime mortgages. Does this surprise you? Remember to tune it at 12:30 PM EST as I welcome Larry Winget, Cenk Uygur and by audio … Continue reading

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Alan Greenspan Does An About Face on Fraud . . .

Editors Note: Guest Panelists for this Friday’s show Cenk Uygur and Larry Winget have a unique way of saying things relative to Alan Greenspan’s recent about face in terms of admitting that there is in fact fraud in the financial markets and, taking personal responsibility for our own finances. I am sure that you will … Continue reading

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The Failings of Institutional Advisers and How You Can Grab The Bull by the Horns!

I have always found it to be a major disconnect that the majority of investment counselors are not independently wealthy . . . in essence, if they can’t do it for themselves and their families how are they going to do it for you?!? “Classic” studies of investment adviser performance from the late 1960s and … Continue reading

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