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Bond Bear has Teeth

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Now THIS is what I call a bear market. That is, the US Bonds (represented below by way of the /ZB futures contract). This sucker is about to celebrate its third birthday. Can you IMAGINE the wailing and whining and screeching from the David Portnoys, Tom Lees, and Cathie D. Woods of the world if we had a three year long equity bear market that wiped out more than half its peak value? My God, that would be so delicious.