Two Professional Women Stars – Talent, Market Scarcity or Both ?

  Last week was Davos, that gathering in Switzerland of the world’s self-proclaimed “liberal” but very rich people. Financial Networks like CNBC build their own “tent” there to corral investors, practitioners & influential personalities to get snippets for their viewers. For lesser people who go there, the goal is to be seen in the hope…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (January 18 – January 24, 2020)

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 our comments. This is an article…

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Religious Bigotry in US Media vs. An Indian Awakening; Witness “Tanhaji”

  About two weeks ago, a Muslim mob rioted against a Holy Shrine of Sikhs in NaPakistan. The mob surrounded the Gurudwaara & threatened to destroy it and replace it with a mosque. Why? Reportedly, Major Gaurav Arya (Retd)@majorgauravarya – Jan 3 –  Sikh girl was forcibly converted to Islam & married off to a Muslim….

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Interesting TACs of the Week (January 11 – January 17, 2020)

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 our comments. This is an article…

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Soleimani Episode – Historical Norm for Reversing Enemy’s Asymmetry

  Classic tactics never change. Extremely capable men take armies to victories, victories that make them legends. And becoming a legend draws more fighters to the leader’s side hoping for both glory & riches. Their opponents, if they are smart, understand that the best and the most optimal tactic is to somehow kill or incapacitate…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (January 4 – January 10, 2020)

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 our comments. This is an article…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (December 28, 2019 – January 3, 2020)

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 our comments. This is an article…

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Interesting TACs of the Week (December 21 -December 27, 2019)

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 our comments. This is an article…

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US-India Coalition – It’s Importance & the Existential Risk To It

  In our last week’s article about the new era in US Economic, Foreign & Defense Policy, we quoted the authors of that article in Foreign Affairs, “Another question is what exact form the United States’ coalitions should take, particularly in Asia. The United States need not replicate NATO in the region; the point is to…

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