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.
Songs of the 50 States (Part B)
Preface to all five parts: I finished the trading week with 50 short equity positions, 45 of them profitable and 5 of them with a small loss. I have broken these up into five equal parts to share over the weekend. Click any chart to enter the gallery of much larger versions. Please note, if you feel you benefit from my work and my financial investment in this site, please consider joining as a premium member today.(more…)
Back When There Was a Middle Class
Anyone old enough to remember this classic? Wow, if we could only go back in time and tell them how many garment-making jobs exist in the U.S. today! They had it GOOD back in 1978, and didn’t even know it!