Monthly Archives: October 2014

Logic Defied

Do not think it worthwhile to proceed by concealing evidence, for the evidence is sure to come to light —Bertrand Russell The conversation, five years ago,  went like this: Dave: “So, you’re saying we can fly to Paris for fifty … Continue reading

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The End of Everything

Well, it’s a long road to wisdom But it’s a short road to being ignored —The Lumineers It’s January 2, 2014. The Dow Jones Industrial Average opens the year at 16,500, does a swan dive down to 15,390 in early … Continue reading

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On the Ass-Backwards Crowd

I’m just tryin’ to make the right mistake —The Band Buy Low U. S. Dollar Sell High U. S. Stock Market Isn’t that what we’re supposed to do? Perversely, your  advisors want you to do the opposite. The banks/brokerage houses … Continue reading

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Staring at the Charts

They say that souls have no sex; of course they do —Joubert Here’s stocks: Flying high, and unless we zoom in super close, we see no evidence of a change in direction. Here’s the economy: The unemployment rate dropped to … Continue reading

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