Archive for February, 2012

The Ruinous Consequences of Dollar Assassin Ben Bernanke

Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Starting in the Bush Administration and continuing in the Obama administration, it has been the official policy of the United States to devalue her currency.   The one constant through this period has been the ascendancy of the bearded Princeton academic Ben Bernanke at the Federal Reserve Bank of the United States.   Consider the following […]

Cramer and Island Reversals

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

For some reason I had CNBC on this morning by mistake.  I no longer wtach CNBC as I cannot stand listening to Cramer in the morning, or anytime really.  I laughed out loud when I heard him say “Yeah, huge island reversal in Apple yesterday, not to get too technical…” or somehting like that.  Hmm.  […]

Damned Speed Bumps

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

In Chicago, I spend alot of time driving on city streets.  On the minor streets, the city has placed scads of speed bumps.  Now the purpose of the speed bump is to make it so people do not go too fast down a residential street where there may be children or pets or people unexpectedly […]

The Stubborn Stupidity of People

Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

I just laugh every single day when I think about the whole Greek debt situation.  It is painfully obvious, and has been for well over a year, that Greece got trapped with multiples of the debt that its economy could bear as a result of narrow credit spreads engendered by the Common Currency.  Last night […]