Mad Money Recap: Multi-year Gains with Perrigo, GE, Johnson Controls & Navigator Holdings (12/16/13)

The laws of supply and demand are in play once more as they propel the bull in today’s stock markets. Mad Money with Jim Cramer zeroes in on stock shortages as the main driver; that is, the limited supply of stocks are pushing their prices higher. This is true for social, mobile and clouds stocks (e.g. Amazon, Google, Netflix). In the case of Facebook and Twitter, the growth elements are surprisingly different (i.e. Facebook behaving like Google and Twitter behaving like Amazon); the only common factor they share is that there’s not enough of their stocks circulating around. In the…

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Judge Judy: $1,300 for Hot, Crowded Limo (12/16/13)

Judge Judy Sheindlin awards $1,300 to the customers of  James Alston‘s limousine service. The Lincoln Navigator he sent was too small for 14 people (photo). Also, the air-conditioning worked only 35% of the time. She dismisses James’ countersuit for damages. She then dismisses a repossession case and awards $542  for the counterclaim, for towing the car. Sheena Wells complains to James that the air-conditioning on James’ party bus was not working and that it arrived late. She and Tamera McPherson sue him for $5,000. Sheena shows the judge the contract that she signed and an August 31, 2013 photo of…

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Dr. Oz: Mary J. Blige Says “No” to Nuts for PMS (12/16/13)

Today, The Dr. Oz Show tells us if you’re PMSing and craving for a salty snack, reach out for nuts. Also build up your B-16 vitamins to fight depression. He also advises us to take fiber a day or 2 before we travel to avoid angstipation or safe toilet syndrome. And: use stir-fry oils like peanut oil. The fats aren’t fragile, so they’re great to cook with. They’re packed with antioxidants, so they’re great for your heart. Mary J. Blige Mary J. Blige says that she had to suffer for her “Over 40″ cover shoot wearing a white bra-type top…

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Dr. Phil: Alcoholic and 26-Years Younger Girlfriend Jailed for Domestic Assault (12/16/13)

Dean (photo) accepts help for his alcoholism from Dr. Phil. Dr. Phil also sends Dean’s girlfriend Ashley to Origins Center of Discovery and Onsite. Ashley was in the foster system. Dean is 26 years older than Ashley. Both of them have been jailed for domestic assault. They have a 3-year-old daughter, Kayden, and have been together for 5 years. Dean, 50 and Ashley, 24, who have a 3-year-old daughter, have both been jailed for domestic assault. An excerpt from a police report for Dean’s arrest on 10/21/2012 goes: Dean made a comment that he was getting sick of this. The reporting officer advised Dean to…

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60 Minutes Recap 12/15/13: Chinese Virus Disguised as Software Update

The NSA leak task force leader tells John Miller of 60 Minutes that he’s open to a deal with Snowden, in exchange for stolen, unleaked documents. The NSA boss thinks that a deal would set a bad precedent. And: The NSA has found a Chinese virus that can turn computers into brick. It disguises itself as a software update. And: Christian Copts have been murdered and their churches razed by Muslim mobs in Egypt after the 1st Islamic president was overthrown. NSA Former NSA (National Security Agency) Contractor Edward Snowden is in asylum in Russia. He has stolen 1.7 million…

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