Cars Published on October 7th, 2017 | by Matt Pressman October 7th, 2017 by Matt Pressman Originally published on EV Annex. Renowned mutual fund manager and investment icon Ron Baron of Baron Capital is well-known for his conservative, long-term approach to stock picking over his 46 year career. He’s been compared to Warren Buffett (both for his investing style and outstanding track record) and recently created a bit … Continue reading Mutual Fund Manager Ron Baron Discusses Tesla, SpaceX, & GM’s Curious Move
Enlarge / Former Congressman Ron Paul: Not a fan of SpaceX. Three-time presidential candidate Ron Paul has written an opinion piece for Fox News that comes out swinging against SpaceX, accusing the company of benefiting from potentially having a monopoly on national security launches. The article also attacks US Sen. John McCain as a “lead sponsor” of provisions to give SpaceX a monopoly on launch services. … Continue reading For some reason, Ron Paul has taken to Fox News to skewer SpaceX
Behind the high-minded rhetoric surrounding many government programs, there often (or even usually) lies some grant of special privilege to a powerful business interest. The most well-known example, of course, is ObamaCare’s individual mandate creating a guaranteed market for insurance companies. However, the most common hiding place for corporate welfare is the Pentagon. Hawkish politicians love sticking gifts to big corporations in the yearly National … Continue reading Ron Paul: Crony defense budget hands SpaceX a monopoly – why?
« Back to Blog Current NASA Astronaut to Speak at Black History Month Symposium Honoring SC Hero and Astronaut Ron McNair Chris Hauff Feb 16, 2017 On Thursday, February 23, two-time space traveling astronaut Christopher Cassidy will board the USS Yorktown to discuss the life and accomplishments of S.C. hero Ron McNair during a Patriots Point Black History Month symposium titled “In the Spirit of … Continue reading Current NASA Astronaut to Speak at Black History Month Symposium Honoring SC Hero and Astronaut Ron McNair
Another rumor of Apple’s interest in acquiring a company involved in film and television has come to light today, with Financial Times reporting that the Cupertino company was in talks to acquire production company Imagine Entertainment, co-founded by Ron Howard and Brian Grazer. The deal is said to have gotten “serious enough” to include Apple CEO Tim Cook and senior vice president Eddy Cue, but … Continue reading Apple Considered Buying Ron Howard’s Imagine Entertainment, but Talks ‘Fizzled Out’