Today was almost too delicious for words. Full Disclosure. I have always thought JP Morgan, Stanley, Chase CEO Jamie Dimon was a pompous, overstuffed, horses ass. Here's a guy who thought that notorious child rapist Jeffrey Epstein was the...
With the exceptions of MSNBC and CNN, I don't watch traditional "network" television, but even I'm passingly aware of a television show on CNBC, with a bunch of passably photogenic, moderately coherent venture capitalists giving sad sacks who come...
The stock market is the pulse of the world's money. It certainly reflects what's happening in the nervous system of the American economy, and it is minutely sensitive to the vagueries of a certain pair of tiny digits belonging...
Inflation was supposed to be one of the issues that would create a "Red Wave" or "Tsunami" last month.  Well, that didn't  happen but inflation is still taking a huge bite out of people's asses just the same.  Despite...
Dusting is a great example of the futility of trying to put things right. As soon as you dust, the fact of your next dusting has just been established   George Carlin You've heard me say it before, the old adage...
This is the era of "economic narcissism" in the words of Gene Sperling, an economic adviser to both Clinton and Obama, as Donald Trump wends his way to this year's G-7 summit, all set to brag about how "incredible"...
How often have I written in the past that the GOP's ability to message effectively, and especially preemptively had to turn Democratic stomachs. After all, it was their rapid response messaging of the ACA that led to the astroturf Tea...
Look for, the union label   Garment Union ad jingle If there's one thing you know immediately about President Joe Biden, it's that he's a union man to his toes. Come on guys, sing along!, you all know the words, The...
Ah, the good old days. It seems forever, but was in reality only six short months ago that El Pendejo Presidente had the world by the old short-n-curlies. Unemployment was low, the world was at peace, and the stock...
August 14 was the worst day of the year for the stock market. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 800 points, or 3% and that makes for a net loss of almost 7% in the past three weeks. Additionally,...

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