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Month: May 2022

OAKLAND COUNTY FUTURE ROSY!

OAKLAND COUNTY FUTURE ROSY!

On Thursday, April 28, I went to the annual Oakland County Economic Outlook luncheon. This is year 37, and it’s an institution. The forecast is presented by Dr. Gabriel M. Erlich and Donald R. Grimes, both of the University of Michigan, and their team. They have a very good track record and their forecasts have been something you can base your future fiscal policy on. This year, the takeaways are: –Inflation to top out at 7.5% annual in 2022, then…

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THE RE-MASSIFICATION OF AMERICA?

THE RE-MASSIFICATION OF AMERICA?

                Elon Musk has just bought Twitter and is taking it private. The loud howls of anguish from the corporate Twitties and devoted users alike, sound like mean little cliquey kids who just lost control over who gets to play in the sandbox. My God!! Bad people thinking bad thoughts and saying bad things allowed to express themselves! Freedom for people I disagree with! Billionaires buying media companies! (Bezos, Omidyar, Zuckster don’t count.) I’m triggered! There goes our own private…

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