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Peak Tea Party

Rick Santelli, that strange and distasteful little man who reports on the bond and currency markets from the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade on CNBC – America’s financial news channel, in spite of Rupert Murdock coming up with one … Continue reading

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Lights Out

“The lamps are going out all over Europe. We shall not see them lit again in our lifetime.” That’s what Sir Edward Grey may or may not have said on the eve of the First World War. No one’s sure, but he was … Continue reading

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