Fargo’s commanding existence in Trinidad and Tobago

Fargo’s commanding existence in Trinidad and Tobago

Commentary Newsday Yesterday The bust of APT James at James Park, Scarborough. – DR RITA PEMBERTON The acute national interest in the much-needed and long-awaited new vessels to service the inter-island route was fired by the expectation that, once operational, the new vessels would bring an end to the escalating litany of lamentations of the…

In Conversation: Dollar Meek

In Conversation: Dollar Meek

Speaking to Buck Meek over the phone, it’s easy to imagine him sitting in a rocking chair on a front porch somewhere, observing the gentle drift of the world going by and offering pensive conversation to passersby as if he has all the time in the world. He’s an old soul with a Texan twang,…

The Democrats Keep Recycling Tired Rhetoric

The Democrats Keep Recycling Tired Rhetoric

Over the past 60 years, two inaugural addresses, in particular, have left a lasting impression on Democratic oratory. In 1961, John Kennedy embodied the spirit of Cold War patriotism with his ringing, verb-first declarations (“Ask not what your country…”) and explicit generational appeal (“The torch has been passed…”). That speech, which liberals of a certain…

Brand-New Blockbuster NBA Trade Ideas

Brand-New Blockbuster NBA Trade Ideas

0 of 5Mark J. Terrill/Associated PressTired of combing through theoretical NBA blockbusters? Of course not. The Association’s exchange market can be just as exhilarating as the on-court action, and if hoops history has taught us anything, it’s that we should dare to dream big when it comes to wheeling and dealing.What could be getting drab,…

Before losing his seat to Jon Ossoff, David Perdue was the CEO of Dollar General and Reebok. Inside the retail profession of the ousted Georgia Senator.

Before losing his seat to Jon Ossoff, David Perdue was the CEO of Dollar General and Reebok. Inside the retail profession of the ousted Georgia Senator.

Premium Davide Perdue — a staunch Trump ally — once helmed Reebok and Dollar General. Ethan Miller/Getty Images This story is available exclusively to Business Insider subscribers. Become an Insider and start reading now. David Perdue is a former Fortune 500 CEO who was elected US Senator for Georgia. Perdue just lost to Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff…

A Pandemic Dividend for each American

A Pandemic Dividend for each American

With vaccinations underway and the Biden administration about to assume power, attention will soon return to an assessment of the true damage that Covid-19 has wreaked on the American economy. At this moment, it’s important to take stock of the various rescue measures that have been extended by the federal government and consider how they…