The stamina of the secessionists and the propitiation of the populists…
Don’t forget the eggnog.
Treasonous bastards are back.
“How bad do you think it’s gonna be?”
Looks like all of that defiance dried up pretty quick.
It was a good day for the “future.”
“It’s a sad day.”
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Now back to your regularly scheduled rally.
“They’re caught in a mousetrap. It seems their own decisions are producing vertigo.”
“People are removed who put the government outside the law, outside the constitution and outside statutes.”
Fasten your seatbelts.
In a testament to the fact that, contrary to what Mario Draghi said in Washington last weekend, investors do not in fact believe that stocks can go down as well as up, there’s a mad scramble on Thursday morning to explain what’s going on.
Now it gets interesting.
It seems like Article 155 is next. As of now, it’s not entirely clear what all that would entail, but the bottom line is that this just moved one step further in the direction of becoming an actual crisis with spillover potential.