That clanging sound you heard coming from Omaha this weekend was the noise of Warren Buffett's comments at the 50th anniversary Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting colliding with reality. "I don't see smiles on the faces of people at Whole Foods," Buffett said, referring to changing consumer attitudes towards sugar and the alleged risks those attitudes pose for investors. But as Ira Stoll explains, Buffett's negative take on Whole Foods is nonsense for multiple reasons.
The former vice president's vision of an all-powerful government goes far beyond massive spending and tax hikes.
The Supreme Court weighs police shootings and unreasonable seizures in Torres v. Madrid.
Who could have predicted that intolerable rules won’t be tolerated?
Lawmakers are bribing citizens with a tiny tax break in exchange for the power to jack up income tax rates down the line.