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The dominoes are stacked.

I sense the dominoes are stacked waiting for something to trigger the cascade into disorder. What, how and when are the questions I ponder. The why and the who will come later. Despite that shade, life has never been better. … Continue reading

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Bogus or True?

The narrative driven media puppets distort events, statistics, “facts,” images, intent, labels, etc. to further the agenda of whomever is pulling the strings and signing the paychecks. The cognitive bias of many (most?) can readily find a vein to tap … Continue reading

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Doubling down on failure

The faith in “parchment protection” to remedy societal maladies puzzles me. The truly evil among us are not detoured by imaginary protections. Being formidable would better serve the vulnerable. Disarmed does NOT equal safety. The pressure to add yet another … Continue reading

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2018

So far 2018 has shown no sign that reality is part of our daily experience.  The binary “news” narratives and trivial outrage echo through social media widening the divide between humans/countrymen/neighbors/friends/family. Life has never been so easy yet a boiling … Continue reading

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2018 prognostications

My guesses for next year: Gasoline will top $4 sometime during the year. Dow has a 25% correction. Interest rates remain very low. Seahawks fail to make the superbowl in 2018. Mariners fail to make the playoffs in 2018. My … Continue reading

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2017 Prognostications – how well did I do?

Perhaps my worst performance to date…: Dow 18,000 NOT EVEN CLOSE! Currently 24,651! Gold 1,200 -A Bit low but close Gas $3.55/gallon. Range of $2.10-4. – Generally correct though it didn’t slide down as low as I predicted. Housing continues … Continue reading

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Ain’t News

The biases at various “news” sites  are most apparent by what is NOT being reported and to the weight a story is given.  One site may headline how President Trump is obviously guilty of collusion with the Russians and will … Continue reading

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