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Warriors Watch

A friend of mine helps out an organization called Warriors Watch.  When wounded guys come back from Iraq and Afghanistan, they do what they can to help them out.  Here is one way for people to help. USMC Cpl John …

Interview With My Futures Network

Did an interview today. To show you how far things have come, we did it in an iChat, AIM, Yahoo!Messenger format! Cool. Here is the link. LINK. If you want to follow the linked blog, follow him on Twitter at …

Got Some Questions, Fresh Out of Answers

If anything, the events of the past few days have me more confused than usual. I’ll spell it out, would love to hear your answers in the comments.  Guess you might say, “I’m Uncertain“. Obama has an Economic Summit on …

Bomb Plot

When I read that someone was arrested for trying to blow a bomb off at Wrigley Field a few thoughts ran through my head. I know that White Sox fans have an irrational hate for Cubs fans, but this is …

If You Were Thinking Ahead-You Thought SPAM

Sometimes when trading, you can out think the market.  Sometimes, you think through and make a good decision.  When Obama was elected in November of 2008, the market was on its ass.  Buying the entire market didn’t do you much …

Women Getting More PhD's

Study in Inside Higher Ed.  Women for the first time are getting more PhD’s than men.  Over the past few years, more women are applying to college versus men as well.  Over the last ten years, the shift has been …

Women Getting More PhD’s

Study in Inside Higher Ed.  Women for the first time are getting more PhD’s than men.  Over the past few years, more women are applying to college versus men as well.  Over the last ten years, the shift has been …

Sometimes You Need a Little Levity

When I was standing in formation at the Air Force Academy, we basic cadets were all depressed.  An upperclassman walked by twirling his sabre, “A little levity basics, a little levity.  I want to hear a little jocularity.” As I …

It’s Friday

Virtually every Friday the market drops. But so far not today. The market is defying gravity today.  The market seems a bit oversold anyway-so a bit of a rally isn’t surprising.  There is still no volume out there.  No conviction. …

It's Friday

Virtually every Friday the market drops. But so far not today. The market is defying gravity today.  The market seems a bit oversold anyway-so a bit of a rally isn’t surprising.  There is still no volume out there.  No conviction. …

Note to Regular Readers

Sorry, switched to a new server this week. The Stocktwits network is hosting me now. If you signed up for an RSS feed or email delivery of the blog, you may have to resign up again. I am sorry about …

Guest Posts on Points and Figures

From time to time, I allow different people to guest post on the blog. Some are traders that I know, some are professors that I know.  I even let politicians of political parties post, as long as I agree with …

PCE

Personal Consumption Expenditures(PCE) came out flat this morning. Looking at results from consumer products companies, they are also flat-so I trust that this number was correct. One thing that worries me is that it feels like it is March of …

Santelli on Meet the Press

Amidst all the liberal drivel on Meet the Press, Rick Santelli is on. Interestingly, in Chicago, precisely when Santelli began to speak-The National Weather Service issued a bulletin. It wasn’t on any other main news channel. You couldn’t hear what …

Technical Difficulties

Sorry about the appearance of the site. I upgraded to WordPress 3.0 and the blog looked different. I am working on the problem, but won’t have it fixed for at least a day. WordPress is really a pain to get …