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This Won’t End End Well: Obama Giveth X and Taketh Away 7.6 Percent More

gmallast Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 3:42 AM
Or, to put it in one sentence: the "recovery" is all smoke and mirrors--there is nothing there.
PhillupSpace2 Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 3:54 AM
Jim Kramer on CNBC says everyone is trying to make a buck and each is sure they can sell out just before the others do!

Was it 1987 0r 89 when the market sold off one third in one afternoon" I remember it well!
I was in Singapore on business and when I got back my girl friday was scrambling daily to meet the margin calls! It wasn't pretty!
American1st Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 5:58 AM

When it comes down, it comes down fast. We got caught twice with our pants down when the market took sudden drops, losing about $40 grand each time. We took our money out of the market.

Unemployment at six week low! Manufacturing hits one-and-a-half year high! Dollar trades at six-month-high! North Sea oil offered at three-month low! Oil rises to two month high! Treasury bond yield hits one-month low on fears over Italy! Sun rises fastest in last 23 hours and 50…ah…err…um…ahem….

OK; scratch that last one because unlike the other new highs or lows trumpeted by the press in our real-life examples, the LAST one is just SILLY.

The others are silly too, but they are more than just silly; they are deceptive. And they mean to be deceptive too.

Let’s look...