When a Pump-and-Dump Brews

“Stir it up, little darlin’, stir it up.” – Bob Marley Musicians, just like celebrities and athletes, have been venturing in to the food and beverage industry. Sammy Hagar made millions with Cabo Wabo tequila, and even more when he sold his shares. Even...
Why Two Thirds of a Loaf is Better than None

Why Two Thirds of a Loaf is Better than None

“Thus it is that in war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won, whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory.” – Sun Tzu Time and time again, I hear in my practice or from a friend of the...
On the Value of Sweating the Small Stuff

On the Value of Sweating the Small Stuff

“Next time, bring kryptonite.” – unattributed. Richard Carlson – who bills himself as one of the world’s foremost experts on happiness – made a fortune with his series of books – Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff. Admirable as that sounds, that’s not our philosophy here at...
Witness for the Barbecue-tion

Witness for the Barbecue-tion

“And who can doubt a chicken? You can’t. Chickens aren’t going to lie. Chickens have integrity.” – Scharlette Holdman, defense counsel I wish you all Happy Holidays and a healthy and prosperous New Year. I hope your year-end is filled with warm...