Convention Speech of Donald Trump – A Natural Consistent Powerful Pivot to FDR

  Remember the media turmoil in mid-December 2015 after Trump announced a ban on some Muslims? Remember how Nicole Wallace of MSNBC termed Trump’s comments as “primal desire” and how the show’s host Joe Scarborough announced that the Republican Party would ban Trump from being their nominee in the 2016 election? Our view at that time was…

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The Pain of Envy, Jealousy? Don’t You Feel Sorry for Mark Cuban?

  How many billionaires watched the Republican convention with pain and anguish? Imagine a billionaire who thinks he is so much better than Donald Trump, so much smarter, so much more thoughtful and that he would make a far better President. Can you imagine the pangs of envy, of heart-breaking jealousy that might be raking…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (July 16 – July 22, 2016)

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 (July 9 – July 15, 2016)

  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…

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James Comey Makes His Case & Leaves It To The American People

  FBI Director James Comey delivered his much anticipated statement & recommendation about the case against Hillary Clinton this week. At about 9:00 minutes into his statement, Director Comey said “now let me tell you what we found” and proceeded to verbally indict Hillary Clinton for being “extremely careless” in handling of sensitive, confidential &,…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (July 2 – July 8, 2016)

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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Have a Great 4th of July & Hail Britannia together? Always Inappropriate or Appropriate This Year?

  The first reaction to our title is clear – absolutely inappropriate. The Fourth of July is a celebration of America’s Independence from the horrible colonial rule of Britain. The fact that both sides were Englishmen in ethnicity didn’t matter much. The British redcoats were viciously brutal to Americans as the film “Patriot” shows or…

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Global Banking Crisis & India – Modi-Rajan Situation & Indira-Manekshaw

  Last week we quoted Dr. Alan Greenspan’s reaction to the crisis in developed economies: “This is the worst period I recall since I’ve been in public service. There is nothing like it, including … October 19, 1987 the day Dow went down by 23%; That I thought was the bottom of all potential problems…

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