Archives for August 2012

The Frog is Cooked!

WARNING: Graphic Frog Content.  Read at your own risk. As the story goes, a frog is placed into boiling water.  And when the frog hits the hot water, it immediately jumps out. But when the frog is placed in cold water … heated slowly over time … the frog doesn’t move so quickly.  As a matter […]

How U.S. Bankers Play Their Shell Game … and Get Away With It!

Ever play the shell game? It’s a so-called gambling game where a small ball is shifted underneath one of three shells. And the spectator wagers on which shell covers the ball when the shifting stops. If the spectator guesses correctly, the shell man will pay double on the bet. But if the guess is wrong, […]