Category Archives: economy

Amoeba’s Lorica: The Once and Future Coin

A work of fiction. Standard disclaimers – especially the one about similarity of names to living persons / corporations being for satirical purposes, or coincidental. FORT KNOX, KY (API*) The economies of the nation and the world continue to reel … Continue reading

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Amoeba’s Lorica: The Disadvantages Of a Silicon-Rich Diet

Two words, dear reader. “Hunger games.” OK, let Your Friendly Neighborhood Amoeba guess your word associations. Katniss Everdeen. Underdog. Gratuitous viole … er, gripping, mind-boggling action. Country takes on city – the Capitol, no less – and wins. Corrupt, effete, … Continue reading

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Kris an’ Murphy: Wunderwaffe

Kris: “Happy Overshoot Day, Murphy. Not.” Murphy: “Meh.” Kris: “Huh?” Murphy: “Most of us are living off credit from the banks and the government, right? Especially these days. We may as well be living off credit from the planet, too.” Kris: “Yeah? So what’s Earth going … Continue reading

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