The Wobblies

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Oh ye of little faith!

I’ve got a couple of charts to show you that are interesting. These are private charts. What I mean by that is that they representing the sum total of paying subscribers (God bless ’em all) here on Slope in two different eras. The first one is the Spring of 2020, during the Covid crash:

Steadily climbing. Hardly a downtick in site. Gorgeous!

And then the growth in subscriptions during the latest market weakness:

These people are afraid of their own shadow! (And, hey, I understand; I’m the same way).

I just think it’s fascinating how much people distrust this bear market. They’ve been trained to believe that such a thing is simply NOT POSSIBLE anymore. They’re in for a surprise.