| Arkansas Sports Board|| re: South Arkansas steroid/HGH drug sting - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/11/13 at 12:07 pm|
Don't you dare forget Camden's last year.
DON'T YOU DARE...
| Arkansas Sports Board|| re: South Arkansas steroid/HGH drug sting - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/10/13 at 5:13 pm|
[quote]- 35 firearms including shotguns, rifles and handguns, some of which had suppressors attached.
- $45,000 in cash [/quote]
Ahhh.... the old south Arkansas stomping grounds.
*smiles and tear rolls down face*
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/10/13 at 7:49 am|
So the are perfectly positively correlated right now?
Instead of leading questions I'll just give you a heads up. It has nothing to do with Treasuries versus equities, it's literally all asset classes, minus a few, that are being affected by monetary stimulus. Equities, Treasuries, mortgages, co...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 4:38 pm|
[quote]Equities vs. treasuries. Equity prices and treasury prices are different sides of our system's balance sheet. If USA wants lower equity prices, USA needs fewer treasuries. If USA wants higher treasuries and lower rates, this will cause higher stock prices. [/quote]
So what about the historic...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 3:16 pm|
[quote]What could go wrong?
I mean we let politics control public pension plans for years, and look how that's turned out?!?!...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 3:06 pm|
[quote]In bond prices and, as some draw a correlation to equity inflation. [/quote]
I can buy that, but that's still not price/wage inflation but rather asset price inflation.
[quote]However, I pretty sure that is the FR goal (currently), inflate bond prices thus reducing yields and as stated by ...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 3:03 pm|
[quote]Well, well, well....look what I found:
Copied word for word from her blog
And here she is! [/quote]
I don't understand why liberals would argue against a dovish Fed? It doesn't make any sense, some of the arguments against the Fed include the notion that they allow fiscal policy to r...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 2:32 pm|
[quote]The Federal Reserve has been on a spending spree as of late. What are they buying you might wonder? U.S. Treasury bonds, and there is no sign of them letting up.They currently are spending $85 billion dollars a month in low interest rate Treasury bonds and mortgage backed securities. These bo...
| Money Talk|| re: Federal Reserve’s Current Spending Spree - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 2:20 pm|
Jesus Christ... where do I start with this. ...
| SEC Rant|| re: SEC Program's Bowl Histories. Lets take a look. - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/9/13 at 2:04 pm|
[quote]We're good at bowl games[/quote]
We have had a couple very impressive wins. In the 1978 Orange Bowl, Oklahoma was looking to go 3 out of the past 4 national championships. All-American guard Leotis Harris got hurt in practice, and Holtz suspended our top two RBs and best WR bef...
| SEC Rant|| re: We Are tFlagship of the SEC...2013-14 Directors' Cup Division I - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/6/13 at 1:39 pm|
[quote]It's waaaaay too early to crow about being on top of the leaderboard. Only three sports have been completed. That's all.[/quote]
As an Aggie fan, you fully understand the value of moral victories.
Let us have this one. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Dumb things people in finance say - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/4/13 at 2:23 pm|
These are gold. :lol:
Comment section is even funnier....
| Money Talk|| re: Yuan overtakes euro as second most used trade financed currency - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 3:50 pm|
FDI is very different from portfolio investment, very different. I should have been more clear with what I was referring to. Even so, those figures are just gross inflows and mainly due to surrounding nations investment. If you compare those figures to other countries, considering the size and popul...
| Money Talk|| re: Yuan overtakes euro as second most used trade financed currency - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 2:58 pm|
[quote]NDF's trade already... [/quote]
Wasn't referring to the currency, more so actual country investment outside of the dim sum bonds, foreign listed stocks, and some other bank debt. During the Plenum (although nothing of substance comes out of that) premier Li made a lot of statements regarding...
| Money Talk|| Yuan overtakes euro as second most used trade financed currency - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 2:28 pm|
[link=(http://www.swift.com/about_swift/shownews?param_dcr=news.data/en/swift_com/2013/PR_RMB_nov.xml)]Hopefully they actually open up for investment soon.[/link]
[quote]Recent SWIFT data shows that RMB usage in traditional trade finance - Letters of Credit and Collections - grew from an activity s...
| Money Talk|| re: Nobel Prize winner Robert Shiller warns of US stock market bubble - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 10:54 am|
[quote]Must be nice winning a Nobel Prize, as everything you say for the rest of your life gets prefaced with "Nobel Prize winner x says..." as if that actually means you're right[/quote]
Paul Krugman has done it for years.
Step 1: Write fantastic work about international finance that wins you ...
| Money Talk|| re: Nobel Prize winner Robert Shiller warns of US stock market bubble - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 10:12 am|
[quote]At this point, what is the real value of the dollar?[/quote]
Still very strong.
Remember, picking up a girl at a bar has nothing to do with how charming or attractive you are, but how charming or attractive you are compared to every other guy in the bar. Right now our acne and receding h...
| Money Talk|| re: Nobel Prize winner Robert Shiller warns of US stock market bubble - BennyAndTheInkJets on 12/3/13 at 10:07 am|
[quote]What is going on?[/quote]
Also it must be nice to be an economist. You can predict 30 out of the past 3 recessions and still make millions off of books and speaker series.
[quote]don't recall ever reading about a wealthy economist![/quote]
You'd be very surprised, th...
| SEC Rant|| re: Thank Jesus...MSU won. - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/29/13 at 10:03 am|
[quote]The schedule has 6 sure fire wins[/quote]
I only see 4, are you including Arkansas and @Kentucky as "sure fire wins"?...
| Arkansas Sports Board|| re: NWA Master race and Lower Arkansans, say something nice about each other - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/29/13 at 8:39 am|
NWA has much nicer cities.
Lower Arkansas has much better hunting.
What do I win?...
| SEC Rant|| re: Pigs are the trashiest!! - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/29/13 at 8:08 am|
Story is obviously fake, but just in the unlikely event that its true:
[quote]Pigs are the trashiest!![/quote]
[quote]I had my son up by Nicholson Extension, tiger baiting Arky fans[/quote][quote] i reached in the door and grabbed a piss balloon[/quote]...
| SEC Rant|| re: Game Thread: Arkansas 87 vs Minnesota 73 l FINAL l ESPN2 l Maui Invitational - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/25/13 at 4:42 pm|
[quote]Enlighten me. What has made Anderson's two seasons of not making the postseason (not even the NIT) that much better than Pelphrey's seasons of not making the postseason? [/quote]
Because Anderson had to play with less scholarships than Pelphrey because of how bad our APR was when Pelphrey le...
| SEC Rant|| re: AU fans, tell me a little bit about OC Rhett Lashlee - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/24/13 at 8:22 pm|
Rhett has been with Malzahn almost everywhere.
He played under Malzahn at Shiloh and was the first QB that played with Malzhan's hurry-up no huddle offense. He was the QB for Malzahn when Shiloh beat a heavily favored Junction City team like 73-65 in the playoffs.
If there is a human being tha...
| Money Talk|| re: Anyone see the bitcoin crash today? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/22/13 at 7:51 am|
Bitcoin is the stink bait/golden lure of the money board. ...
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 11:37 am|
[quote]Gold Standard (no pun intended)[/quote]
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 11:35 am|
[quote]Why should I only take the last 6-7 paragraphs into consideration? She makes a strong social justice argument at the beginning of the article: [/quote]
Because I don't care about social justice arguments, there is no end result of the argument, just arguments based on belief.
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 10:08 am|
[quote]She just repeats the typical Keynesian hogwash about the evils of deflation and the wonders of inflation, albeit indirectly. [/quote]
You're reaching there, actually doesn't even indirectly say one is good/bad. Her point was that it will act the exact same way as the current system does, som...
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 10:02 am|
[quote]She thinks she is the arbiter of what is socially useful[/quote]
Don't care about her thoughts on what's socially useful. More focused on the last 6-7 paragraphs.
[quote]She criticizes the fact that early adopters will get rich. That is ridiculous. Early adopters should get rich because the...
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 10:00 am|
[quote]Capitalism needs socialism at the right times to make it the best it can be.[/quote]
What about the rest of it?
[quote]This is because during output gaps and demand shocks, capitalism turns nasty. That's not a case against capitalism, it's a case for flexibility and an appreciation that one...
| Money Talk|| re: Is bitcoin gaining legitimacy? - BennyAndTheInkJets on 11/19/13 at 9:56 am|
[b]MODS: IT ONLY TAKES A SIGN-UP ACCOUNT, THE BELOW ISN'T PAY MATERIAL.[/b]
[b]Just an FYI, the article hyperlinks a couple words like 'bullshite' job for reference. [/b]
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