Posts Tagged ‘bubble businesses’

The Mother of All Bubble Businesses

Tuesday, August 10, 2010 17:16 12 Comments

I reported on a foolish new bubble-driven, infantile fad yesterday – the yogurt taps for adults. Today I have seen the worst case, ever, of a bubble-driven, adolescent, mindless fixation as reported this past weekend in the New York Times (hat tip goes to Lew Rockwell for this one). This particular new business, in Times [...]

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Post-Boom Bubble Businesses Rise From the Ashes

Monday, August 9, 2010 22:30 34 Comments

I chuckle at the unsustainable business models that materialized during the Boom, only to go Bust shortly after the Downslide, only to sometimes return – in worse form – after the media hype and government lies sold the masses on the story that we are on the way back to economic prosperity. Crocs have been [...]

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