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by exCBOE
September 10th, 2011, 1:37 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: TheNaifyeah.. in extreme situations one has to try thinking differently and sometimes it helps to wonder... what Pol Pot would do at one's place.I guess T4A's point of view is more like "This ain't fucking Vietnam dude there are rules"It reminds me of the self-indulgent...
by exCBOE
September 10th, 2011, 3:05 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

QuoteOriginally posted by: TheNaifhmm... a compassionate fascist, I dig your Jack Bauer attitude dudeJack Bauer....check(also Liam Neeson in Taken)compassionate...I amBut, fascist? I share none of their beliefs.
by exCBOE
September 10th, 2011, 12:50 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>Fermion, First, l I was not opening a discussion of torture; I was merely clarifying a comment made by traden4alpha. Second, I asked you Originally posted by: exCBOEOn waterboarding: I am skeptical of your claim that anyone was executed whose chief crime did not result in death or permanent injur...
by exCBOE
September 9th, 2011, 9:22 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionPolitical economy debates are almost invariably about mutually conflicting ideological viewpoints (sometimes backed up by selective data) used to develop further theoretical notions without recour...
by exCBOE
September 9th, 2011, 1:07 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: FermionPolitical economy debates are almost invariably about mutually conflicting ideological viewpoints (sometimes backed up by selective data) used to develop further theoretical notions without recourse to any realistic attempts at scientific verification. It is ofte...
by exCBOE
September 8th, 2011, 6:37 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaI do agree with you that the sample size of Republican vs. Democratic presidencies is too small for statistical confidence yet it's equally clear that the probability that the stock market does better under a Democratic vs. a Republican administration exceed...
by exCBOE
September 8th, 2011, 5:51 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3QuoteHell...I've never seen them. Never even looked. What good is an "indicator" to tell you what you already know? The world economy is hurting. If those indicators are your definition of hurting, then it is circular. If not, which other indicators are your de...
by exCBOE
September 8th, 2011, 1:22 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaQuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEQuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3So your question is more for you, do you have any evidence that elections or political party in power have any predictive power for the stock market or the economy as you have claimed?let's...
by exCBOE
September 8th, 2011, 2:29 am
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3QuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEQuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3QuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEAre these like the indicators that do such a bang-up job predicting the stock market? Just sayin'...the 2012 election seems to trump all other indicators.Indic...
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 8:36 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: frenchXUS is at a kind of economic war with Europe by falsely shouting in the media and in the market :" LOOK THEY ARE DEAD, LOOK AT THEM COLLAPSING , MOUHHAHAHA! (so you won't have a closer look at us ....) ".That's really funny. I'm sorry to say to you that WE (europe...
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 8:28 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: Traden4AlphaI can't see how drill-baby-drill will make much difference to the US economy. Even the most optimistic high-end estimates for reserves such as Barnett Shale mean the entire reserve isn't big enough to pay for one month of the current government deficit (or 3...
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 8:13 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3QuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEDon't forget the shale. She loves it. Obama hates it. We can frack our way back to prosperity. Europe is probably done. Stick a fork in it. Too old, too socialist, too smug.I don't think many people know the % of S&P 500 rev...
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 8:04 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: gardener3QuoteOriginally posted by: exCBOEAre these like the indicators that do such a bang-up job predicting the stock market? Just sayin'...the 2012 election seems to trump all other indicators.Indicators are not predictors, and the economy is not the stock market. We...
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 6:03 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

Don't forget the shale. She loves it. Obama hates it. We can frack our way back to prosperity. Europe is probably done. Stick a fork in it. Too old, too socialist, too smug.
by exCBOE
September 7th, 2011, 4:45 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: Double dip or not ?
Replies: 107
Views: 26382

Double dip or not ?

Are these like the indicators that do such a bang-up job predicting the stock market? Just sayin'...the 2012 election seems to trump all other indicators.
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