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May 2011



Who here thinks that Greece will continue without a default?

May 23, 2011 – Comments (9)

My original thesis with Europe has been that the leaders there tend to bicker, stall, delay, and fail to act toward cohesive goals.  Fundamentally, with so many different leaders and local politics of each country, disagreements are bound to happen.  [more]



Amusing, I saw my first "Cash for Silver" store yesterday.

May 14, 2011 – Comments (4) | RELATED TICKERS: GLD , SLV

They opened their store a bit late though.  It still looks like silvers deflating, now back to $34/ounce, after a bit of a rebound from the large 20% loss in price.    [more]



Facebook is out to get Google!

May 13, 2011 – Comments (4) | RELATED TICKERS: GOOGL

Facebook Co. this week was caught red-handed in a botched smear campaign against Google.  See Engadget Article.  While MSFT and VZ have fought Google in the courts and through lobbying, they have not slimed their way to do a BS media campaign like this.  [more]



DSCO still on track to file in Q3 and hope for approval in Q1 2012

May 12, 2011 – Comments (3) | RELATED TICKERS: WINT

Hi all,  [more]



The commodity crash is good for many companies, consumers and the markets.

May 06, 2011 – Comments (9) | RELATED TICKERS: MTW

If commodity prices keep falling, manufacturing companies will benefit from lower costs of copper, steel, and oil.  Agricultural commodity prices will also benefit the service sector with better margins for companies like McD.  [more]



Look at the silver bubble pop!

May 03, 2011 – Comments (21)

All that was needed was to reduce the allowable margins, and suddenly all the speculators are fleeing.    [more]



Birthers get owned at Correspondent's Dinner.

May 01, 2011 – Comments (1)

About friggen time!  The best way to defeat fear, hatred, bigotry, and irrationality is through humor.  This 2011 Correspondent's Dinner was a hoot.  Both Obama and Seth Meyers ripped apart Trump, Fox News, and the "Birthers".  Its too delicious!  [more]

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