Joshua M Brown

Ignore the annual first quarter recession

Every year we have a recession in the first quarter and every year people get hysterical. And every year the economy rebounds into summer and the hysterics roll back their estimate cuts and their calls for economic demise. Putting aside why economy-watchers are so easily fooled or confused after so many episodes of the same…

When the flood comes

 . . . on that day all the fountains of the great deep were broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened. And the rain was on the earth forty days and forty nights… All flesh that moved on the earth perished, birds and cattle and beasts and every swarming thing that swarms upon…