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.
In spite of all evidence to the contrary, I’ve never been a nerd. I’ve never played Dungeons & Dragons in my life. I never was particularly good at computer programming. And I was never into comic books.
Having said that, I’m wading into unfamiliar waters when I observe anything from the world of comics, and it certainly isn’t anything I follow. But I was struck by this news that just tumbled out:(more…)
It seems goofy to spend so much time focusing on this $0 revenue, $0 profit, zero customer outfit, but it’s a powerful proxy for the animal spirits of the inexperienced traders out there. Looks like another U-turn has been complete.(more…)
Perhaps you’ve heard of the way to make God laugh: tell him your plans. I suspect the treasonous fool Jerome Powell fits in that category. Behold the four charts below.(more…)