- The employment report’s relevance to an interest-rate increase
- China’s stock market lost a year’s worth of momentum – there is a breathtaking crash going on.
- Puerto Rico’s governor says the US territory can’t pay its $72 billion in debt. This is one of the most irrational debt stories, and I try to offer some actual mathematical analysis of how it came about.
- Greece is holding a referendum on Europe’s latest bailout offer. What political genius designs a referendum where, no matter how the vote turns out, everyone loses?
Other times I can barely see
Lately it occurs to me
What a long strange trip it's been.