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An Investor's Manifesto

E1776 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 7:48 AM
The electorate has served a sh$t sandwich to the nation (at least as far as I can tell, wouldn't rule out election fraud). Those who voted for it have to eat it, those who didn't will suffer privation. At least, we know what's going to happen.

It’s 4:30 in the morning, and I’m awake and I’m thinking about my country. Praying even.  Out of bed;  go downstairs; confirm what I suspected when I went to bed at 9 last night, that Obama and indeed won reelection; check the day’s schedule.

The main item today is a mid-afternoon conference call with an investment committee on which I sit.

What do I say to my fellow committee members? 5,000 families have entrusted their savings to us, the accumulated results of their lifetime of labors, and they have put almost 7 billion dollars of it into our care. They’ve trusted...