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Don't be left Standard & Poor

The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable. - John Kenneth Galbraith Today's economic report is brought to you by the late John Barnes, a favorite columnist for both the Augusta Herald and this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/07/kir_478502.shtml
Bill Kirby
ABC's new fall shows

...Lenny Clark ("The Job") is a funny guy, but his mean-spirited character makes Archie Bunker seem like John Kenneth Galbraith. Meanwhile, the gay couple (played by John Benjamin Hickey and Christopher Sieber) are empty stereotypes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/10/tel_386351.shtml
Television
A look at the 20th century: 1981

...a Washington police officer and White House press secretary James Brady, who was shot in the head. In May, John Kenneth Galbraith wrote A Life in Our Times, a book criticizing Mr. Reagan's economic plan. Mr. Galbraith said the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/17/met_273551.shtml
Metro | International Paper
Free-market guru saw ideas prosper

...and controversial, Mr. Friedman saw his theories attacked by many traditional economists including Harvard's John Kenneth Galbraith, who endorsed wage and price controls. Mr. Friedman acknowledged that "pure capitalism" did not exist but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/17/bus_104809.shtml
Business
William F. Buckley looks back with fondness

...audio disk that accompanies Buckley's new book. Other friends, or warm acquaintances, have included economist John Kenneth Galbraith and columnists Murray Kempton and Nat Hentoff, who recalled appearing on "Firing Line." "Of all those kinds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/01/art_423917.shtml
Arts
New titles feature history and a horse story

...business, government and the media in his collection of essays, "Moyers on America" (The New Press). Economist John Kenneth Galbraith regards American business with a critical eye in "The Economics of Innocent Fraud" oughton Mifflin). History...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/09/art_415016.shtml
Arts
At age of 91, Studs Terkel releases new book on hope

...such as longtime activist and former member of the California Legislature Tom Hayden, economist and diplomat John Kenneth Galbraith and folk singer and activist Pete Seeger. These are the "scrappers," to borrow a favorite Terkel word, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/30/art_396607.shtml
Arts
Autumn reminds of old lore

Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything. - John Kenneth Galbraith Time is passing. If you don't believe me, consider that three months from this morning many of us will be opening Christmas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/25/kir_322389.shtml
Bill Kirby
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