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  1. Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. Over the past year, I have been researching my roots as the American descendant of Polish Jews. I've learned there were cousins who stayed behind, who died in the Warsaw Ghetto. Today I mourn the cousins I never got to know, and the children they never got to have. And I mourn what America has become, with millions of Americans openly espousing their support of Nazi ideology, and support of the perpetrators of Nazi style violence against the institutions of American democracy.
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  2. THE FED SAVES THE GREAT WALL OF TRIPLE B The FED by printing and inflating is also effecting a bond upgrade for all the corperates that have borrowed bonds rated triple B. As the value of the debt is transferred to the equity is makes the debt safer by effectively deleveraging the companies. As the equity increases in value and the debt decreases in value the leverage ratio goes down and the debt becomes safer. And becomes a candidate for upgrading. If the FED hadn't printed treasury rates would have gone up, rates on corporate debt would have gone up and a significant
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  3. I was bored so I shorted Game Stop at 103, 115 & 138. Sadly, it looks like my order for 155 will not be filled. And the stock is halted for at least the second time today. Normally, I would just short a stock like this all the way up from $25. This is much more enjoyable.
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  4. Gamestop call option action today was a giant bell tolling very, very loudly.
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  5. Missed this at the end of a thread. Good stuff!
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  6. IG Number Its a financial metric I invented. It quantifies the inflationary gift transfer of debt value in terms of a stocks value. Companies with high debt (long dated and fixed) have high IG numbers. The value of the debt is inflated away and transferred as value to the shareholders. This is currently 2% of debt per annum. So for a ten year bond 20% of its value is going to be transferred to the shareholders. But if inflation is 5% over the life of the bond 50% of its value gets transferred to shareholders. So the IG number depends on four factors:
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