Archive for October 7th, 2007

Valuing modern art

| October 7, 2007 | 14 Replies
Valuing modern art

I know that I’m going to get into some trouble with some people as a result of this post. Yesterday, my family visited an art fair where more than 100 artists displayed a wide variety of art.   One of the artists, an adult man, offered the following abstract paintings: The painting on the left was offered […]

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Fake Democracy; Fake freedom to choose.

| October 7, 2007 | 2 Replies
Fake Democracy; Fake freedom to choose.

I wish I could have taken credit for writing an article I just read:  The presidential primary scam: Why the game is rigged, and why true democracy is only a secondary factor in the nation’s rush to nominate the next president.   The author is Michael Scherer. Here a taste of the article: The whole stinking […]

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The devastation of the recorded music industry

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The devastation of the recorded music industry

It’s getting harder and harder to sell recorded music, though live concerts are still viable, according to this article by the London Times. What looks like commercial suicide is, in today’s reality, sound business sense. Records, CDs or downloads now have all become downgraded to the status of promotional tools – useful to sell concert […]

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