Feeling Lucky by Deb Meredith

In the musical Guys and Dolls, there’s a song called “Luck be a lady tonight.” Gamblers are great believers in luck, and enhancing their luck with lucky shirts, coins and rabbit’s feet. But I’m not entirely sure that I believe there is such a thing as luck. I was listening to some Madoff investors on the radio the other day, bemoaning their bad luck. They blamed the IRS, the SEC,…

Wednesday, March 18, 2009