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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Another weeks’ worth: The Illlinois governor was furious when the state retirement fund lowered its return forecast, sticking taxpayers with higher taxes. (7% return, down from 7.5%). The Japanese government blew $130 B of pension funds on stocks losses. (A … Continue reading

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The Ice Man Cometh, But It Isn’t Ice Cream That He Delivereth… (Who Has Eyes To See, Let Him See…)

Some may remember hearing that Cyprus ‘saved’ its banks by confiscating chunks of the deposits people had entrusted to them. That was last Spring and it caused a lot of Eurofolk aware of their own governments’ and banks’ Potemkin finance … Continue reading

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