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  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 12, 7:24pm   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

If you’re a cop and you’re not MURDERING THE PUBLIC, you’re part of the problem!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 12, 7:28pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Maybe the painter was from Wakanda?
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 12, 8:21pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Strategist says
Quigley says
Maybe the painter was from Wakanda?

Is that the same place as ......."God knows where"

Just go watch the newest Marvel movie ...
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 13, 6:00am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Plan to retire at 57 from my current job. I’ll finance it with a pension that should kick in about then.
I think I’ll open a business or become a carnie or something fun. That’s way to young to start sitting around, and the wife will still be working.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 13, 11:02am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (1)     quote      

It’s called market confidence.
Obama’s first year also saw a large rise in the DOW, but that wasn’t as impressive since it was essentially a rebound from an extreme low after the 2008 crash. That rebound was already in progress when Obama took office. Historically, every big crash has been accompanied by a rebound which takes place over the following year, as investors regain confidence.

Conversely, the Trump market rally was preceded by a gradually increasing market which had been subject to no big sell-offs. That makes it all the more impressive, as it can be considered an HONEST expression of confidence in the new POTUS. They say the most sincere form of appreciation is a paycheck, and the most sincere expression of confidence is eager investment.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 13, 11:11am   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)     quote      

Also legalized weed will eliminate racism, misogyny, and transphobia whilst catapulting homeless veterans from the gutters to the boardrooms.
Oh and it will make Muslims realize that they shouldn’t blow people up all the time.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 13, 11:18am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Sure, build a swarm of micro jets, give them effective weapons, and assign their control to an AI. Then the end can come swiftly as Skynet eliminates humanity.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 14, 7:58am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

I’m hopin for 4% annual inflation from here out. That should set me real purty, as it makes large house loans much easier to pay off.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 14, 9:00am   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Payrolls are increasing while immigration rates are decreasing. The economy is picking up steam with the jobs added rate due to increase. The workforce demand is getting tighter, which means wages will be going up.
And as anyone who remembers the late 70s and 80s knows, big wage increases result in big inflation. No detours. Just inflation.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 14, 2:16pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Holding onto assets during a period of high inflation is how the boomer generation produced a bunch of property barons. Those economic conditions haven’t repeated yet. Wages grew tremendously and drove inflation. However America was more unionized then with less wage pressure from overseas production and workers, so wages could rise in lockstep with inflation, which drove wages higher in a cycle. Only ridiculous interest rates eventually halted it, but by then the wealthy were cash poor and the middle class were quite well off! It led to boom times for a couple decades.

I think we could use another 25-30 year cycle like that.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 15, 12:27pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

The way the media is droning on about it, apparently banging a pornstar is an impeachment worthy crime!
Does anyone pay attention to them anymore?
Trump’s approval ratings up to 47% in response.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 16, 12:28pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

If white people arent to see it, I’m guessing the film won’t do that well. Who honestly looks to alienate 60% of your potential audience at the start?

It’ll probably do fine. Plenty of loyal Leftist whites and nationalist blacks out there will see it. I doubt many Asians or Latinos will have an interest.

The worst part of the review scandal is that we can’t even know the quality of the film because the reviewers are intentionally biased!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 16, 3:31pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Now they are trying to prosecute anonymous commenters for helping Trump get elected (which was the only crime they care about). I may be in trouble!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 16, 4:33pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

From the article:
“Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein labeled the indictment “a reminder that people are not always who they appear on the Internet. The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote social discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy. We must not allow them to succeed.”

So what we have here is a Russian campaign to undermine the public’s faith in our voting system and our democracy in general.
Sounds like the Russians and the Democrats were in collusion to me, since the Democrats were the ones organizing #resist rallies, not my president rallies and mobs, beating conservatives with sticks and knives as Antifa, refusing to recognize Trump as the legitimate winner of the election, and hating on anyone suspected of voting for him or just expressing the “wrong” opinions.

Mueller probe has concluded that the Russians colluded with the Democrats to destroy our nation!
Lock them up!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 16, 4:39pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote
Turns out Wakanda is ruled by a conservative nationalist who doesn’t want immigrants! Black Trump? And the villain is a BLM dude who wants black power?
I may have to see this film.
The Breitbart review is overwhelmingly positive!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 17, 6:14pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

I’m gonna go see it. I’ll let you guys know what I think.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 17, 6:29pm   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

The National Reciprocity Act would go a long way towards establishing a reasonable militia to protect the common good. Giving people a federally applied conceal carry permit (with required training and background checks) would make a lot of criminals think twice before assaulting a member of the public.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 17, 10:53pm   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Hahaha! Ok so the direction and cinematography was great, the actors were a who’s who of top black actors, all delivering great performances, which really brought the movie up. There were a couple token white guys, one a villain, one a somewhat bumbling good guy.
But the movie itself was about this question: “what should a superior civilization do about poor and backwards peoples in the world?”
They outright rejected refugees, saying “refugees bring their problems with them.”
The film rejects the idea that the nation’s wealth can be redistributed and thus bring up the rest of the world also.
And the main villain wanted to make it a race war, arming black people worldwide with superior technology so they could kill the “colonialists” and take over. So the film rejects that notion too, and most violently.

In the end, the only conclusion the film accepts is to have missions or outreaches to show people in backwards lands a better way, and share some tech. And they establish the first one in ...
wait for it...


Ahahahahahahahah! This film is a sneak attack on Leftist values and communist ideas! It’s the anti-BLM movie of all time!

I sat there and grinned.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 18, 10:16am   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

RC2006 says
Is that how you think blacks will interpret it?

Not at first! But over time they’ll start to consider the themes... This movie is the biggest Trojan horse of our modern times!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 18, 11:26am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Stan Lee had a cameo in it
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 10:22am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

RC2006 says
People don’t have disdain for the truth, they have disdain for the endless propaganda being thrown in their faces from every direction.

Exactly. People are now more socially liberal than ever before, but are being constantly brainwashed by media to accept policies which actively screw them! Policies like uncontrolled mass immigration.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 12:45pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

bob2356 says
How many less illegals are here than when trump took office?

How would you determine this? They aren’t exactly checking in. Maybe you missed the bit about them being “illegal.”
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 1:03pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

NATO won’t enter into it because Turkey voids its protections when it is the aggressor. Russia has every right to do whatever it wants in response to Turkish aggression, and the USA won’t interfere.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 1:04pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Wait, you think that Uber should have a self-contained police force to use against its drivers? What have you been smoking?
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 6:55pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch says
Oprah needs to show us her NIPPLES! if she wants to run for president

No need to go all National Geographic on us,AF!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 19, 7:00pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Yah the tix were spendy: $38 for two. But I sat my ass on leather that reclines with plenty of room to either side, eating my corn and sipping my IPA (Lagunitas Little Sumpin’) while daring the movie to entertain me in 3D. Probably spent another $35 on refreshments, but that included two very nice brews and a double glass of Pinot for my lady. Overall an enjoyable experience!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 20, 5:33am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

His ass was a weapon of mass disruption!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 20, 8:39am   ↑ like (4)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

San Francisco is a shithole!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 21, 2:51pm   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

There’s no reason for a drop beyond skepticism and being “afraid” of a number. Money is finding its way to the stock market. More money than ever before. Unless there are alternative investment vehicles in significant quantities to replace the stock market as a means to wealth, it will continue to draw investors and continue to rise as the money supply does. Retirement vehicles like pensions and 401k, Roth’s IRAs, etc will continue to grow, dumping money into the market as they do.

There’s just no reason to cry havoc, which means there’s no reason for a sustained drop.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 21, 8:54pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Strategist says
Stock picking is more of an art than a science.

And so far I’ve been pretty much smack on the money when it comes to general market trends. I even called the 2008 crash (and put my money in bonds at end of 2007) and the subsequent rally once bottom was found. Stock markets aren’t rational, they’re trendy and they’re dependent on the worst kind of group-think. If you want a recent example, I called the rebound off the dip a few weeks ago.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:08am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Well the atheistic Jews of America don’t like Trump so he must be literally Hitler!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:13am   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (1)     quote      

Madura is a petty dictator whose regime will collapse the moment we decide it’s more important to make him go away than to have access to cheap Venezuelan crude oil. Worldwide sanctions imposed on his oil exports would mean he no longer has the money to pay his coalition and his army, which would mean they’d turn on him and he’d be done. That’s how dictatorships work! You must have a steady source of money that is not tied to the people which which to pay the coalition which keeps the people down. Oil works great for this and has been a staple in many a dictator’s recipe!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:44am   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

No way, NyQuil is what let’s me sleep when I have a nasty cold or something! Knocks me out and I feel better the next day. Miracle drug!
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:48am   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

I think “broadspeak” is feminist bullshit to counter “mansplaining” they dislike.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:54am   ↑ like (0)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Yes, this is probably the reason economists get it wrong so consistently. They misunderstand that economics is the OUTPUT of human endeavor and culture, not the programming language. To understand what the output of culture will be, you have to understand the culture itself. This requires mad amounts of cultural research (often conducted with fiction, philosophy, religion, etc) which prepares one to understand the underlying language with which culture is programmed!

To put it simply, you need to understand people to predict what they’ll do. And economics is just forward prediction of human behavior.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:39pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Strategist says
Stock picking is more of an art than a science

That’s because the stock market fluctuates based on human nature, and the people most qualified to understand human nature are not scientists. They are artists and shamans, and always have been.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:41pm   ↑ like (3)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

Father’s Day: the most confusing day of the year in Baltimore.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 7:57pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

anon_83081 says
What is worse is taking money from people in poverty and giving it to people not in poverty.

This is exactly what slumlords do. The rentier economy the Democrat elites favor so muchly.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 22, 8:06pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

This OP is wrong. Things like school shootings happen because people have free will. God doesn’t interfere with that, but lets us reap the rewards or negative consequences of our choices. It’s all very simple. It’s amazing that more people don’t understand this.
  Quigley   ignore (0)   2018 Feb 23, 3:49pm   ↑ like (2)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

anon_58ed9 says

You forgot no abortion and no money to pay for the non aborted fetus to their 18th birthday.

Maybe your mom should see if getting a 76th trimester abortion is still an option. Her body her choice!