Visual Guide to the US Budget

Super-cool visual representation of the US Budget.

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Where is the Stimulus Money going?

Resources  if you want to dig in deep.

Find out how the government is accounting for our tax dollars.

Cool graphic of all the money allocated last fall:

Tracking TARP money:

The Enron Elixir

As I’m sure is the case with many of my fellow classmates, a lot of things just bother me when I read The Smartest Guys in the Room.  Maybe the word choice of “bother” is an understatement – let’s go with infuriate instead.   And here’s one of the main things I simply cannot get my head around: how did Enron manage to tie every actor involved in their multiple organizational domains around their pinky finger? Furthermore, how did this mutual infatuation ultimately blow up in both Enron and everyone else’s face?

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Boo! A bear! And it’s not Halloween

Scary bears from the past

Scary bears from the past

Please don’t kill the messenger.

h/t: Calculated Risk

Useful graphic of Stimulus Bill

This is a useful graphic of the elements of the stimulus bill.

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