Swatch Group grabs Tiffany and Moebius

Hayek and The Swatch Group make some shrewd (imho) deals. Moebius is the longtime producer/supplier of lubricants to the watch industry, though I suppose they’re not thrilled with moves by JLC and others to make lubrication-free movements. I wonder who…

Why the Stimulus Shouldn’t Stimulate You

From Dr. Steven Landsburg, via Dr. Newmark. Why the Stimulus Shouldn’t Stimulate You – washingtonpost.com: “As a general rule, economic policies command bipartisan support only when they’re incoherent. Take, for example, the fiscal stimulus package now bulldozing its way through…

Giant Crystal Caves in Mexico

These pics are really something, if they came from almost anywhere else I’d wonder if they were fake. National Geographic News Photo Gallery: Giant Crystal Cave Comes to Light: “April 9, 2007—Geologist Juan Manuel García-Ruiz calls it “the Sistine Chapel…