"It’s the Supply Curve, Stupid"

To borrow the phrase used by Bill Clinton, "It’s the economy, stupid!"  Much has been written about the recent rise in energy prices.  Many writers quote other writers, government reports, and industry statistics.  What most do not consider is overall supply.  Having first hand knowledge of oil well depletion curves helps one to understand the… Continue reading "It’s the Supply Curve, Stupid"

The Sharks have begun their frenzy

Remember when I wrote: "The Sharks are moving in"? http://www.servias.org/?p=107  They are now beginning to feed.  It will be a great feast.  Lawyers will have record income from the fallout of the sub-prime mortgage crisis.  Directors of Countrywide Financial will be sued along with the corporation.: Judge Says Countrywide Officers Must Face Suit by Shareholders… Continue reading The Sharks have begun their frenzy

Crisis Window

America is now in a window of "crisis".  Financial TV talking heads are telling us the worst is over as they look from inside the eye of the hurricane.  They are attempting to spin every piece of bad news into good news.  I believe it is their heads that are spinning.  There is so much… Continue reading Crisis Window


INTRODUCTION Scleroderma-is a spectrum of related disorders characterized by skin thickening from excess of collagen fibers and by abnormalities in immune, endothelial and fibroblast cell function. LeRoy, EC, Black, CM, Fleischmajer, R, et al. Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis): Classification, subsets and pathogenesis. J Rheumatol 1988; 15:202. BASIC ANATOMY OF THE SKIN Source: Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia… Continue reading SCLERODERMA-A CASE STUDY