Law of the Jungle

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (12) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Last week, the American Jury delivered its verdict on the economic recovery and the European Jury was asked to reconsider by the Judge.  Juries on both sides of the Atlantic had been considering the parochial evidence of their own domestic economies in isolation …

The American Jury Is Still Out; But the European Judge Condemns the Prisoner

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (11) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (10) “The American Jury is Out, But the European Jury Has Voted”[i] reported on the unfolding courtroom dramas, on both sides of the Atlantic, in relation to the verdict on the economic recovery. Last week, the American …

The Two Economic Juries of the Atlantic

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (10): “The American Jury Is Out, But the European Jury Has Voted” Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com The American jury was still out in the first real trading week of the New Year. The case for the Defendant rested upon proof that the US economy was strengthening enough to …

Season of Goodwill

Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (9) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com A lot of giving of other peoples’ (American taxpayers’) money was evident this Festive Season. Incoming Federal housing stimulus Czar Mel Watt opened up the cold fist of the FHA, which had been clenched by the outgoing Ed “Scrooge” DeMarco, by delaying the …

Two Historic Retreats: 1812 and 1218

How Do 1812 and 12-18 Compare? Age of Wisdom, Age of Foolishness (8) Written by Adam Whitehead, KeySignals.com The historic significance of the number sequences “18/12” and “12/18” depend on which side of the Atlantic one lives on. Europeans will equate “18/12” with Napoleon’s disastrous retreat from a classic example of policy overreach. Americans will …