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John Fitzgerald Kennedy (JFK): 35th Retrospective

  “Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) John F. Kennedy was the youngest man ever elected president. He said he represented America’s youth. This new...

Paper Chase: The Fed, The Weather and The Poor

Unemployment 74,000 jobs were created in December, the smallest monthly gain in 3 years. The unemployment rate has fallen to 6.7%, but the participation rate fell to 62.8% the lowest since 1978. I believe December’s unemployment Data released is inconsequential and will probably be revised upwards. The weather was most likely...