Some Common Cents for September 18th 2015

September 20, 2015, by John Norris

Okay, the much ballyhooed Fed meeting is over, and that august body didn'’t raise the overnight lending target. In fact, it didn’t really, um, do anything, other than change a few sentences in the official statement. All that buildup for nothing. So, let me give you a few bullet points I sent to a reporter friend of mine here in Birmingham that best sum up my initial reaction(s) to yesterday’s events...Read On...  

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February 11, 2014, by John Norris

This past Sunday was Groundhog Day. That night, I watched the remaining 30 minutes of the movie with the same name. If you have seen Groundhog Day,” you know it is a story about a lout who lives the same day, February 2nd, over and over until he gets “it right.” It is a pretty popular flick, which has entered the American English vernacular or slang. As Wikipedia aptly puts it: “The phrase "Groundhog Day"...

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