• Murphy posted an update 1 month, 1 week ago

    I read a comment posted by “Heisenberg” on an article about Mario Bartelli, the chef who is having a professional setback due to his lewd (alleged) behavior and the advice given was basically to stop trying for a comeback and just move on, saying that’s what you (the poster) did. It was an interesting comment, good advice too. So I am wondering…[Read more]

  • Murphy posted an update 2 months, 3 weeks ago

    watching his antics this morning – all morning – the ridiculous pomp on the WH lawn, the dandruff brush & comment, the honorable man sentence — this man is absolutely the most ignorant human on the planet. Truly makes me sick.

  • Murphy posted an update 4 months, 2 weeks ago

    seems you may have eradicated a couple of postings of no value that were made today by this ass clown egeorgeschaeffer — just a note to say THANK YOU!

  • Murphy and Profile picture of MartyMarty are now friends 5 months, 2 weeks ago

  • I was surprised at my failure to answer correctly the first question on The Quiz from The Week — What did Iranians protest at the first anti-regime demonstrations last week? You think you know? You may be surprised!

    (Clue: it’s not what trump thinks it is about)

  • Jane Margolis posted an update 9 months ago

    Senate adopts FY18 budget resolution that contains language that would allow Republicans to avoid a Democratic filibuster on a future bill to revamp the tax code.
    Vote on H. Con. Res. 71 is 51-49
    Prior to adopting budget, Senate adopted an amendment that was part of deal negotiated between House and Senate Republicans that would allow Senate’s b…[Read more]

  • President Trump meets with former Sec. of State Henry Kissinger at 11:30am Tuesday, according to White House schedule.
    Trump also meets with Sec. of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Sec. Jim Mattis at 12:30pm

  • Caixin Media and Markit Economics release China’s September services purchasing managers’ index.
    Index falls to 50.6 from 52.7 in Aug.; Year ago 52
    Lowest reading since Dec. 2015
    Employment falls to 50.9 vs 51.7 in Aug.
    Business expectations fall vs prior month
    Lowest reading since Nov. 2016

  • Caixin Media and Markit Economics release China’s September composite purchasing managers’ index.
    Index falls to 51.4 from 52.4 in Aug.; Year ago 51.4
    New orders fall to 51.6 vs 53.1 in Aug.
    Input prices rise vs prior month
    Highest reading since Jan. 2017

  • China Sept. Manufacturing PMI at 52.4; Est. 51.6

  • Bloomberg) — White House Counsel Don McGahn this summer expressed concern that meetings between President Trump and Jared Kushner lacked proper protocols and might be viewed by investigators as effort to coordinate stories amid Russia investigation, Wall Street Journal reports, citing unidentified people familiar with matter.

  • CNY Falls to Lowest This Month After Weaker Fixing: Inside China

    (Bloomberg) — Onshore yuan drops to lowest intraday level in September after the central bank cuts the fixing to the weakest since Aug. 31

  • Wtf does this mean: (Bloomberg) — President Trump to make announcement at 3pm on administration’s “commitment to equipping the American workforce for jobs of the future,” according to White House schedule.

  • (Bloomberg) — The downside for the euro is limited following the results of the German election, Commonwealth Bank of Australia senior currency strategist Elias Haddad tells Bloomberg Television in Sydney.
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel will probably form a coalition with the FDP and the Greens, according to Haddad
    “What’s important to rea…[Read more]

  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago


  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago

    New home prices, excluding subsidized housing, rose m/m in August in 46 out of 70 cities tracked by China’s statistics bureau, compared with 56 cities in July, according to a statement on the bureau’s website.

  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago


  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe intends to dissolve parliament on Sept. 28 to pave way for snap election, with campaigning beginning Oct. 10, Yomiuri reports without saying where it got the information.

  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago


  • Jane Margolis posted an update 10 months ago

    here’s Barron’s with your contrarian indicator list 🙂

    BARRON’S ROUNDUP: Dig Caterpillar; FedEx Won’t Deliver; Timber!

    (Bloomberg) — With investors growing less impressed by upside surprises, studies show Align Technology (ALGN), Analog Devices (ADI), Caterpillar (CAT), E*Trade Financial (ETFC) and software developer Red Hat (RHT) may keep rew…[Read more]

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