Monthly Archives: May 2018

How the United States Will Lose the Next War

It is not a foregone conclusion that a major war is in our near future. If we fight the war we seem to be starting, we will lose. That is not a wish. That is just the way it will … Continue reading

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Training the Human Species

How much training does a human being need? Mankind comes hosted with ample instinctive behaviors. Personality characteristics are mostly inborn. Certain personality characteristics mostly guarantee certain behaviors. In those respects no training is needed. Suppose you want to train a … Continue reading

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War Room for Stock Market Manipulation

I constantly make the case that that what is called a bubble in asset prices is not a bubble at all. It is a mature political agenda. It has been a very successful political agenda. In forty years this will … Continue reading

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Do Nothing Conservatives

The conservative mindset is that once enough people believe in the thoughts and ideas they discuss, a magic benevolent being will wave a wand and all will be fixed. Destructive laws will repeal themselves. Liberals will see the error in … Continue reading

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How the Algos Work

No math is needed. Math is good but it is not needed here. Formulas are complex but it takes very complex formulas to describe the simplest of ideas. Mostly algorithms correctly assume that no matter what, traders will rely on … Continue reading

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Hate Speech

Lets look at the notion of hate speech. First we need to define hate. Dictionary.com defines it like this “to dislike intensely or passionately; feel extreme aversion for or extreme hostility toward; detest:to hate the enemy; to hate bigotry.” There … Continue reading

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