Slope of Hope Blog Posts

Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.

How Shall I Put This?

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My prediction from February 9th about a bounce to 2740 and a subsequent resumption of the weakness has, thus far, earned me a solid A+ (my trading based upon it I’d give, oh, a D+, but that’s another tale………suffice it to say I got incredibly short as of last Friday at the close).

But how shall I put my view as to what’s coming? Let’s see – – – Catastrophic? Horrific? Deliciously devastating?

I know the BTFD crowd has had the habit of buying pounded into their tiny little craniums. That’s just the sort of blinkered, philistine pig-ignorance one should expect from such non-creative¬†garbage, sitting on their loathsome spotty behinds, squeezing blackheads, not caring a tinker’s cuss about the struggling chartist. (more…)

Olympic Glory

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Elizabeth Swaney, who hails from Palo Alto, is getting some unintended publicity for being pretty much the lamest Winter Olympian ever. Her participation in the Olympics at the half pipe is seriously the one and only one I could personally match. Enjoy the leisurely run!