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While it may not be intentional, vaccine maker Moderna provides us with the most accurate measure of the Covid-19 Pandemic. The data is all here, in Moderna’s earnings report released yesterday. And to understate the case, these results are di…

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Nov. 3, 2022

Wall Street's Fix

Once again, yesterday demonstrated Wall Street’s abiding need for cheap credit. The Federal Reserve announced its latest price for credit, called the Fed Funds interest rate, in a ceremony as closely watched as the Oscars. So essential and pre…

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The United States historically has been a reluctant combatant, engaging in War only as a last resort. The country's first President, George Washington, admonished the nation to avoid "entangling alliances" and thereby avoid conflict.Thomas Jefferson…

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Nov. 1, 2022

Nancy Fades

It's shaping up to be a terrible couple of weeks for Speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi. Friday, word came that her husband Paul had sustained major head injuries when an intruder entered the Pelosi home and attacked the 82-year-o…

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Oct. 31, 2022

Staying Warm This Winter

Today many Americans are facing an issue their parents and grandparents never dreamed of: how to heat their homes this Winter. Although Winter is seven weeks away, anxiety among those in the northern parts of the country is at an all-time high. And …

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Oct. 28, 2022

The Do-Nothing President

November of 1948 was the almost perfect analogy to today. Like today, the country was slipping into Recession. President Harry Truman was running in an uphill reelection battle. His opponent, Thomas Dewey, was the odds-on favorite to win the Preside…

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We are in the middle of one of the most significant earnings seasons in a generation or more. We are seeing the full impact of this inflation tsunami in the quarterly earnings statements reported each day.High Inflation is incredibly challenging for…

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The Screaming Eagles have fought on battlefields from Vietnam to Iraq and Afghanistan as this elite fighting group has circled the globe. When last the US Army's 101st Airborne was in Europe, they were with American Generals Eisenhower and Patton. T…

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They are the heart and soul of this stock market. Even after collectively losing $3 Trillion this year. These five companies are Microsoft, Alphabet, Apple Computer, Amazon, and Meta Platform.They've led two significant recoveries for the markets, t…

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There have been many efforts to correlate peoples' behavior with the economy. In the 1960s and 70s, we thought there was a correlation between the length of women's dresses and the market. As skirts got lower and lower, so did the stock market.There…

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