March 20, 2010

Buffett Admits BN Purchase Was “Brain Fart”

Family granted power of attorney following episodes of bizarre behavior.

OTCB News Brief

The business world was rocked this weekend after learning billionaire investor Warren Buffett has been quoted describing Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK) recent purchase of Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad (BN) as a ‘brain fart’. Berkshire paid $34 billion to acquire the outstanding shares of BN they did not already own.

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March 15, 2010

Musings From TheNorth

Spring has really sprung here in TheNorth. On Sunday the sun was shining and temps were in the 50s(!). As I sat on the little 6 by 10 paver patio at the OTCB global headquarters shed Sunday morning and sipped a mug of Norseman Grog it was easy to forget for a moment that the Modern Economic Depression persists.

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March 10, 2010

Yves Smith for Dummies

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March 8, 2010

Support “Old Person Smell” Awareness Week

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March 6, 2010

Scientists Discover Thomas Friedman Wrong: World Is Round!

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February 26, 2010

California Legislature Enacts Unpopular Resolution

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February 15, 2010

Senate Considers Rule Modifications for Extended Service

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February 9, 2010

Really Depressing Jobs for the Economically Depressed

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January 27, 2010

State of the (Cardboard) Box

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January 21, 2010

China Shocks With Alt Lifestyle Policy

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January 19, 2010

The Cardboard Manifesto

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January 13, 2010

Building the Pyramid

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January 10, 2010

Murder At 1600

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January 6, 2010

@govTwits Daily Highlights

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December 31, 2009

New Year’s Resolutions from the Nation’s Capital

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