Category Archives: Politics

QOTD: Goodbye, #41

  My friends, we are not the sum of our possessions. They are not the measure of our lives. In our hearts we know what matters. We cannot hope only to leave our children a bigger car, a bigger bank … Continue reading

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President Bush #41 Always Had A Strategic Vision & Plan

I was fortunate to work with the Bush #41 administration in developing and implementing their plan to resolve the 1980/90’s developing country (emerging markets in today’s parlance) debt crisis — The Brady Plan — named for his Treasury Secretary.  Can … Continue reading

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R.I.P., #41

The last true Republican president. President George H.W. Bush throws out the first pitch during Opening Day ceremonies at Memorial Stadium, Baltimore (April 1989) #POTUS #MLB #History pic.twitter.com/9haZDd1MBt — Baseball by BSmile (@BSmile) December 1, 2018  

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MoMo Building For A “People’s Vote” In The U.K.

Pressure continues to build, just as we said it would after the U.S. midterm “bitch slap” of the Trump administration,  for a second referendum on BREXIT, which will likely lose. Polls now show British public opinion in favor of remaining in … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Chart Of The Week

Events and the market are moving our way, BREXIT ain’ gonna happen.  The political extremes on both ends have “woke” the sleepy and complacent middle, women, and the young.  We believe you will see the results in the upcoming “November to Remember” … Continue reading

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Multiple root problems lie behind Italy’s economic woes – FT

Great synopsis of Italy’s economic and political woes by the FT. The country’s lagging GDP per capita is all you need to know to understand the cause of the political conflict and rise of left-right Italian populism. We were surprised … Continue reading

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GMM’s Pre Post-Mortem On The Midterm

Just a quick note on the midterms as we await for the full results. The Lavender Wave (pink + blue) that we were expecting did materialize, though not as strong,  and swept the Republicans from the House.  Suburban and college-educated … Continue reading

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Germany’s “Sneaky Left Hook”

Interesting feedback from a GMM reader about our recent post on the silent rise of Germany’s Green Party,  As Everyone Looks Right, Germany Is Swinging Left, “That is interesting. This article alone makes my subscription worth it. Not a WORD of this … Continue reading

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How voters in Germany turned against Angela Merkel – FT

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It Could Never Happen Here…But It Is

Fareed nails it this morning.   Wake up, AmeriKA! If the country doesn’t repudiate this on Tuesday, the country and the world goes much darker and is in deep, deep doo-doo. Soros is the perfect bogeyman for conspiracy theorists. He is … Continue reading

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