The baseball season is upon us and the Houston Astros
have opened with their worst start since 1983. At 3-9, things may be looking a
bit bleak for the hometown heroes. However several sportswriters have pointed
out that the 1983 team ended up with a winning record, at 85-77. Things may be
On Friday, Hewlett-Packard fired its CEO because he
violated the company's code of conduct. Mark Hurd had submitted inaccurate
That sounds like a good message from the Board. Anyone
can be fired for violating the code.
However, Mr. Hurd was given a severance package that...
One of the more enjoyable aspects of a baseball
season is its length. The fortunes of a team can ebb and flow over the course
of a 162 games season. So even if a team starts out abysmally, it can pick
things up over the course of the spring and summer and give some hope to the
team in September and...