Posts filed under “Humor”

TDS: Lawsuits of the Rich and Shameless

Former AIG Chairman and CEO Hank Greenberg sues the U.S. government, claiming that the terms of the company’s $184 billion bailout were insufficient and unfair.

TDS 9:58

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Video

QOTD: Reorganizing Europe

I have to admit I am intrigued by this advice: Reorganise Europe. Sell off France, privatise Spain and Italy, nationalise Germany, buy Switzerland, put Greece on six months performance watch, promote Poland, retire off Luxembourg  and make Belgium redundant. Source:  Polemic’s Pains   If Europe does not get its act together soon, this process might…Read More

Category: Humor, Investing

Comparo: iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S5

From the inimitable Onion:   click for larger graphic Source: The Onion:

Category: Humor, Technology

Wall Street Meddles With Restaurant Chain

Category: Food and Drink, Humor, Video

Dilbert: Beating Earnings Estimates

Presented without comment:   Source: Dilbert

Category: Analysts, Corporate Management, Humor

Joan Rivers on Graham Norton Show

Joan Rivers died today at age 81. She jokes about women aging with Graham Norton on BBC One: 2000 The Graham Norton Show (starts at 5:00) 2008 The Graham Norton Show (starts at 4:23) May 9, 2009 2010 Nov 30, 2012

Category: Humor

David Letterman Remembers Robin Williams

Dave pays tribute to the great Robin Williams.    

Category: Humor, Television

RIP Robin Williams – Weapons of Self Destruction

Weapons of Self Destruction was the name of his last HBO special. So brilliant, funny . . . and sad.   Robin Williams stand up comedy live from Washington   HBO: Robin Williams – comedian, writer and Academy Award-winning actor – returned to HBO for his first solo TV concert since 2002. The show was…Read More

Category: Humor, Weekend

Richard Pryor Roast (1977)

Richard Pryor Roast 1977 featuring: Richard Pryor Robin Williams Paul Mooney Tim Reid John Witherspoon Sandra Bernhard Vic Dunlop Edie McClurg Marsha Warfield 43:31 minutes See also • Pryor Love (New Yorker)

Category: Humor, Weekend

Hey, Janet (with apologies to the Beatles)

With August upon us and many readers likely at the beach, here is some levity from one side of the vocal debate on the future of Fed policy. Please hum the melody of Hey Jude as you read the lyrics. With thanks and credit to the Beatles.   “Hey Janet” Hey Janet, don’t make it…Read More

Category: Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Humor, Music