My Cat Is Named ‘Cowboy Neal’ …

Slashdot’s online poll today is hilarious: “I name my pets/children after characters from *Star Wars *Star Trek *Battlestar Galactica *Anime *SF Books *Other SF Movies *What the hell is wrong with you people? *All my children and pets are named CowboyNeal” I had to vote, just to see … thankfully, “What the hell is wrong … More My Cat Is Named ‘Cowboy Neal’ …More My Cat Is Named ‘Cowboy Neal’ …

Duke Energy’s Having a Bad Week

23 online wash trades of $1 billion to influence volumes, a 17 percent decrease in first-quarter net income, an SEC investigation of their trading practices, analyst downgrades of Duke stock. One of these in any week would be bad enough, but this is a pretty overwhelming concatenation of bad news. Investigating these wash trades should … More Duke Energy’s Having a Bad WeekMore Duke Energy’s Having a Bad Week