PM Modi’s Visit to DC & Reality of US-India “Partnership”

  Prime Minister Modi (pronounced Mo-thee) is going to visit Washington DC on Monday to meet President Trump. It is an important visit for India but not necessarily for America. The latter conclusion stems from the reality that India is simply not that important to America, at least not at this time. India is always deemed…

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Why Does India Tend to Collapse – Saga Continues

  The more things change, the more they stay the same – this old dictum applies to today’s Indian cricket team. Remember the glorious partnership in the semifinal between India & NonPakistan in the 2003 World Cup. Sachin Tendulkar & Virendra Sehwag, India’s opening pair, thrashed NonPakistani fast bowling to score more than 300 runs….

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Interesting TACs of the Week (June 17 – June 23, 2017)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (June 10 – June 16, 2017)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (June 3 – June 9, 2017)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with…

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Consistent, Determined “Annihilation & Humiliation” Strategy against ISIS – Secretary James Mattis

  The biggest mistake in a war between two different cultures is lack of understanding of the enemy and a consequent supremacist attitude towards the enemy. One manifestation of this comes in “if we do this, what is the  difference between them & us“? The smart victorious side doesn’t waste energy in these self-defeating self-recriminations….

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Interesting TACs of the Week (May 27 – June 2, 2017)

Summary – A top-down review of interesting calls and comments made last week in Treasuries, monetary policy, economics, stocks, bonds & commodities. TAC is our acronym for Tweets, Articles, & Clips – our basic inputs for this article. Editor’s Note: In this series of articles, we include important or interesting Tweets, Articles, Video Clips with…

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