Tag Archives: Avoiding Economic Apocalypse

Guessing What Happens

Wednesday, July 27 – madness in Washington and worry on Wall Street: Stocks retreated deep into negative territory on Wednesday as Congress remained stalled on resolving the debt ceiling, and an economic report showed a significant slowdown in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Nothing Happened

The problem with any detailed discussion of the myriad implications of what just happened – some startling, some alarming, some reassuring – is that any such discussion depends on something happening. And this weekend – with the ongoing negotiations on … Continue reading

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Late Broken News

In the news business they’re known as the Friday Night Follies – say you’re a politician who has something that needs to be made public, but it will cause no end of trouble, so you announce it after five in … Continue reading

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