Illusions, Delusions, and Crises

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 13, 2019

If something is there, you can only see it with your eyes open, but if it isn't there, you can see it just as well with your eyes closed. Read More

NATO Is Obsolete

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 5, 2019

The various modes of worship which prevailed in the Roman world were all considered by the people as equally true; by the philosopher as equally false; and by the magistrate as equally useful. Read More

Nothing Is Too Big to Fail

Investments By David Stockman.  |  February 1, 2019

For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind: it hath no stalk: the bud shall yield no meal: if so be it yield, the strangers shall swallow it up. Read More

The Fed’s Netflix Economy

Investments By David Stockman.  |  January 15, 2019

Someone who lies and someone who tells the truth are playing on opposite sides, so to speak, in the same game. Read More

That Was One Helluva Long Year…

Investments By David Stockman.  |  December 31, 2018

Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you. Read More

“Puff, Puff, Give”: The New Way to Wealth

Investments By David Stockman.  |  October 3, 2018

What, me worry? – Alfred E. Read More

A Patch of Problems

Investments By David Stockman.  |  September 18, 2018

Strange, strange are the dynamics of oil and the ways of oilmen. – Thomas Pynchon, Gravity’s Rainbow (1973) “Unhinged” is the only word to describe the Acela Corridor today. Read More

Cold Turkey

Investments By David Stockman.  |  August 27, 2018

Of our elaborate plans, the end Of everything that stands, the end ― The Doors, “The End” (1967) The end is near. Read More

It Sure Could Be the Spark of Something…

Investments By David Stockman.  |  August 22, 2018

Major Greene this evening fell into some conversation with me about the Divinity and satisfaction of Jesus Christ. Read More

We Need to Talk About Facebook

Investments By David Stockman.  |  August 9, 2018

I’ll tip my hat to the new constitution Take a bow for the new revolution Smile and grin at the change all around Pick up my guitar and play Just like yesterday Then I’ll get Read More