Fed Up With Fed Talk

 | Aug 15, 2014 | 12:54 PM EDT  | Comments
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Maybe people want you to lose money? Maybe there are people who like you to get defeated by play action? It looks like a run, they sell you the run -- which is that it's the Fed and the central banks behind everything -- and then they pass it, the pass being Ukraine-Russian tensions?

I write it like this because you have to take one look at the tape to know that the Ukraine-Russian war is impacting the market much more than a static Fed that doesn't just sit there and act as if it is about to run the ball.

It is irritating for those of us trying to help make you money to hear that the real reason for everything positive and negative is Fed euphoria coupled with steely-eyed reasoning that the Fed's not really helping when what's really happening is the Russians are sending some humanitarian convoy coupled with peace talk from Putin, which then sends the market up, and then we discover that there's Russian incursions elsewhere, which sends the market down.

It's time to show the ideologues who peddle this nonsense a real blitz and even a safety because they truly are on the other team, the one that wants you to lose money and elect libertarians and Tea Partiers who would roll us back to Herbert Hoover if they got the chance. Hmm, maybe he's their coach, with Ted Cruz as offensive coordinator? Or perhaps he's the Lombardi of these guys.

I am from the Al Davis school. Just win, baby!

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