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    Seeking Higher Resolution

    Aug 31, 2018 04:13 PM

    We keep a TV in the office tuned to either CNBC or Bloomberg TV, as do many trading and brokerage firms. Sometimes you see things there that haven’t hit Twitter or the wires yet! DirecTV informed me a couple weeks ago that they wanted to replace my antique analog satellite receiver (circa 2007) with a new HD model at no cost to me. However, the 11 year old Walmart TV is still low def and definitely shows it when hooked to the new HD signal. So we’re looking for a cheap HD TV that features

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    Noise and Annoyance

    Aug 24, 2018 04:12 PM

    The spread of internet connectivity and social media has greatly increased the news/noise level. Instead of the 2-3 news items you heard on the local radio station, you can be bombarded with texts, alerts, robocalls, emails etc. while out in the tractor, combine or pickup. On Friday, you might have heard about the new record high in the S&P 500, the Crop Tour results, the Cattle on Feed report, no progress on North Korea nukes, no progress admitted to on China trade, some celebrity died.

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    Theorem v Hypothesis

    Aug 17, 2018 04:35 PM

    Thanks to the ultimate answerer of all questions (Google) we know that “a theory is a tested, well-substantiated, unifying explanation for a set of verified, proven factors. A theory is always backed by evidence; a hypothesis is only a suggested possible outcome, and is testable and falsifiable. The commodity markets operate on a few theories from math, science, and economics, but mostly on hypotheses.

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    You Can’t Always Get What You Want

    Aug 10, 2018 03:13 PM

    As you know by now, I have pretty eclectic tastes in music, leaning toward first generation rock with other genres mixed in. On report days, the old (1969) Rolling Stones tune You Can’t Always Get What You Want tends to pop into my mental jukebox. Here’s the refrain:

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