Nothing has changed. Not a goddamned thing. Bring me the head of Jamie Dimon.
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Last month, I think the two big “pop culture” markers that signaled a top were (1) Business Week featuring Wall Street Bets on its cover; (2) the absolute obsession with trading Virgin Galactic, which has no profits, no revenues, and no reason to be so incredibly popular. Appropriately, SPCE peaked at precisely the same day the ES did. It lost 70% in a month.
Just play it in the background. It’s like you’re hanging with George, Paul, John, and Ringo. Fab.
Just a quick movie recommendation: JoJo Rabbit. I saw it on the plane and absolutely loved it. Who ever thought Hitler would make such great comedic relief?
If I could choose a theme song for my life, I’d want it to be the Pink Panther theme song. It’s the coolest thing ever. The one thing cooler, actually, is the title credits, which are brilliant. Remember, this was done with technology that was just a notch above stone knives and bear skins. Oh, and if you’re wondering who Claudia Cardinale is, whom our feline friend is so worked up about, here ya go. You’re welcome.
We all know the fable about Joseph Kennedy hearing his shoeshine boy brag about his gains in the stock market, and him immediately dumping all his shares since it was clear there was some kind of peak at hand. Thanks to /wsb, we are confronted with an army of shoeshine boys on a daily basis.(more…)
Perhaps you heard that Parasite had an amazing night at the Oscars. But you knew that it would, since I sang high praise for the movie back in November (“….. this is definitely a new favorite.”) You can always count on Slope to stay ahead of the curve!