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PosFCF replied to the Mining and Metals board. 1:49 PM

Re: PVG price move....?

I am puzzled by the price spike in PVG today. I can find no news to support it, however, the move is on good volume. The 2015 high was $7.56, so I expect that to be of some resistance,....

Since no one answered my query and since I [more]

Fri Jun 15

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:40 AM

Re: Game on! US tariffs are a go

How stupid do you have to be to intentionally provoke retaliatory tariffs and stoke the fires of trade war? The crowd in charge ought to know that you attract more flies with honey than you do with vinegar

About as stupid, I suppose, [more]

Wed Jun 13

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:42 PM

Re: $1.4 Trillion Surplus POTUS Is Not Talking A

To be fair to the President (I cannot believe I am defending him), his arguments about trade deficits hurt American workers. So looking at trade the way the author did (by corporate sales) doesn't really address that. When a Chinese citizen [more]

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:46 AM

I wonder if this time is different?

I remember that the AOL purchase of Time Warner was viewed by some as a glowing example of the giddiness of the dotcom era. [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:20 AM

Re: Budget Deficit....

Silly PosFCF.

Everyone knows that Republican deficits don’t matter.


Yes, another Cosmically inspired punch line....always misunderestimated in certain circles...

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:17 AM

Re: Budget Deficit....

I'd go with Blame Canada? Everyone else does. }};-@

I suspect that it's not quite everyone....it just seems that way, somehow....

Or in a Universe of One it is that way? [Is it a Universe, if it's only one? [more]

Tue Jun 12

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:00 PM

Budget Deficit....

U.S. government posts $147 billion deficit in May

The U.S. government had a $147 billion budget deficit in May, an increase of 66 percent from the same month last year as the ledger took a hit from declining revenue and higher [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:08 AM

Re: Trump Seals the Deal

...maintaining the appearance of possessing the "mandate of heaven" so everyone keeps toiling and paying taxes.

Well then I suspect we're part of a cosmic joke that covers both the mandate of "leaders" [more]

Mon Jun 11

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PosFCF posted to the Mining and Metals board. 2:59 PM

PVG price move....?

I am puzzled by the price spike in PVG today. I can find no news to support it, however, the move is on good volume. The 2015 high was $7.56, so I expect that to be of some resistance, but will happy if the price closes above that level in the near [more]

Fri Jun 1

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:19 PM

Re: Control Panel: Italy, Euro & 2010

They did! All euro nations signed an agreement which limited national debt. The nations you mention above violated the agreement. The mistake the solvent nations made was in allowing the violators to remain in the euro zone and not kick them [more]

Tue May 29

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:03 AM

Re: New Medicare Document Called Out As A Lie

I don't need the caution, because I don't take any meds. Of course, it crossed my mind to pass on part D, partly because I don't take any meds, and partly because I recognize Part D was designed primarily to profit the insurance [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:26 AM

Re: New Medicare Document Called Out As A Lie

As I am already drawing Social Security, my new Medicare card automatically came in the mail a couple weeks ago. If I want to add part D, all I need to do is pick one of the several plans offered on the Medicare web site and [more]

Mon May 28

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:14 PM

Re: Uber car didn't have emergency braking e

100tp143

You: "Open the car door HAL"

Car: "I am afraid I cannot do that Dave."


Wish I would have read your post before posting my response to bj....I would have correctly framed Hal's [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:11 PM

Re: Uber car didn't have emergency braking e

Lets see.

Premise: The crash is inevitable. If that is the case someone has made a very serious mistake and it is almost certainly a human someone.


Premise: Hacking is ruled out; Premise: vehicular malfunction (i.e. tire [more]

Sat May 26

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:55 PM

Re: Uber car didn't have emergency braking e

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"My problem with vehicular AI involves situations where a crash is inevitable what decision tree is used to decide who lives or who dies? Does a 29 year old drug addict get prioritized over a 67 year old obese person? An MD over an [more]

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:48 PM

Re: Uber car didn't have emergency braking e

PosFCF:

My problem with vehicular AI involves situations where a crash is inevitable what decision tree is used to decide who lives or who dies? Does a 29 year old drug addict get prioritized over a 67 year old obese person? An MD over an
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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:18 AM

Re: Uber car didn't have emergency braking e

I've been thinking about why self-driving cars are in a different category in my mind. Accidents happen, always have. However, they are different than someone driving a van into a crowd to kill people. The difference is one of [more]

Tue May 22

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:25 PM

Re: $21 Trillion Unaccounted

For example, we might be able to educate them so they stop voting for fascists.

I suspect that's a bridge too far. Some very educated people have voted for fascists.....justifying it because at least it wasn't voting for [more]

Fri May 18

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PosFCF posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:50 PM

OT?....American teachers under fire...

When will the profession of being a grade, middle or high school teacher be viewed as being too dangerous to hold?

Another teacher (perhaps not totally confirmed, but just reported by a major news agency) has died due to being shot in [more]

Mon May 14

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PosFCF replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:19 PM

Re: Electronic Record Keeping Hindering Healthca

WatchingTheHerd

Best post I've read here in quite some time.

Will have to reread it several more times to "get" most of what you outlined.

Thank you!

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