hermes has threatened me with slow mail. lousy Internet service and a horrible stock market if i publish this story. I hope he is just bluffing.
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Life is like the stock market. Some days you're up. Some days you're down. And some days you feel like something the bull left behind.
Alas, in 1929 came the Stock Market crash and everything changed and became worrisome. People started practicing conservatism because of financial losses, myself included.
Became Because Came Changed Conservatism
Stock market bubbles don't grow out of thin air. They have a solid basis in reality, but reality as distorted by a misconception.
Basis Bubbles Distorted Grow Market
In other words, Social Security is every bit as insecure as the stock market.
Every In Other Words Insecure Market Other
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.
Arts Barometer Better Congress Debates