NAIRU And The Santa Claus Test

Although economic squabbling is fun to follow, a lot of it is the result of the use of fuzzy language. As a result, there is no way of advancing the conversation; arguments are just people clinging to different definitions. The use of mathematics in ... ( read original story ...)

Santa Claus vaping advert banned for appealing to kids

The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has banned a billboard that showed Santa Claus vaping, because the advert could "appeal" to under-18s. It also ruled against two similar billboards which appeared in the UK in December, one involving an elf, the other ... ( read original story ...)

Santa Claus Girls: Quietly doing what it takes

GRAND RAPIDS - Donors were in a giving mood in January, but they weren't looking for any recognition. With just days to go before the closing of its fiscal year on Jan. 31, the Santa Claus Girls charity was more than $20,000 short of its annual fundraising ... ( read original story ...)

Monarch Landing Receptionist By Day, Santa Claus At Night

While his hair is no longer bleached white, and he's packed his red suit up for the season, there's still a lot of Santa left in Jim Roberson. Receptionist at Monarch Landing by day, the area resident plays Santa Claus weekends and evenings during the ... ( read original story ...)

Santa Claus Girls: Every little bit helps

With just days to go before the end of its fiscal year, the Santa Claus Girls charity is closer than it has ever been to not reaching its yearly fundraising goal. The charity brought gifts to 11,788 Kent County children in 4,873 families in December. ( read original story ...)