"...as the imperial end-game approaches, it becomes a matter of imperial self-preservation to breed a special-purpose ruling class—one that is incapable of understanding that the end-game is approaching" - Dmitry Orlov
One year since the election and the start of the Trump meltup to meltdown rally. So far, he's eviscerated the EPA, eviscerated the SEC, robbed working people of healthcare, all while talking up stocks to record over-valuations, and consumer confidence to record delusion. It's what he does, he's good at it. As always, don't take my word for it:
"That’s what I do. And I’ve done it well, I’ve done it really well"
In the absence of any real Trump accomplishments, the Fed hiked rates three times and started shrinking their balance sheet. For the masses who apparently enjoy mega hurricanes, wildfires, mass shootings, interest rate hikes and the constant threat of World War III, it's been a banner year for sniffing glue.
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