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Being Eliza Doolittle

A re-post from November 2014 Toritto, channeling Buddy Holly, soon to be Eliza Doolittle with a cup O’joe – 1959 Toritto graduated from Lafayette High School in Brooklyn in June 1959. Lafayette was one of the crown jewels of NYC … Continue reading

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Money Talk

Alpha Delta Gamma Theta Convexity Complexity Backwardation Wage Inflation Triple Witching EBITDA Swap Spread V.A.R. Suck it all, big and small buy and sell, put and call commodity, paper, property oil and gas monopoly LBO the company ship the jobs … Continue reading

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Being Eliza Doolittle

Toritto, channeling Buddy Holly, soon to be Eliza Doolittle with a cup O’joe – 1959   Toritto graduated from Lafayette High School in Brooklyn in June 1959. Lafayette was one of the crown jewels of NYC public education at the … Continue reading

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Getting Hillary. So?

  Well it’s been a hot Summer here in Florida with the usual weather – hot, humid, high in the nineties, chance of scattered thunderstorms. Saturday I received my gubernatorial Primary ballot – the Democratic primary is next month. I’ve … Continue reading

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An Old Man’s View of the Mommy Wars

Mitt Romney at Bain Capital – the “money shot” Some 55 years ago  (yikes!) I got my first job on Wall Street. I was still a teen and would go to college later. I noticed something right away. There were … Continue reading

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