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Conservatives: Wake Up And Smell The Blood!

Since the beginnings of the Animal Rights movement we have been beset by a lack of political sophistication and a tenuous grasp on our philosophical foundations. 464 more words

Animal Rights

UnitedHealth's 1Q Profit Tumbles 8 Percent

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – UnitedHealth Group’s first-quarter net income slid 8 percent as funding cuts to a key product and costs imposed by the health care overhaul dented the health insurer’s performance. 484 more words


Position changes.

Today, our XLB position ended the day up $388. Most of our short puts expire tomorrow and they are out of the money tonight. It will be interesting to see what happens tomorrow. 354 more words

St. Jude Medical 1st-Quarter Profit Rises

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Medical-device maker St. Jude Medical’s first-quarter net income rose almost 12 percent, helped by higher sales of its implantable defibrillators and devices that treat a type of irregular heartbeat. 159 more words

Now trading XLB

XLB is in the same relative strength position as when we opened this trade. On ETFScreen.com  the XLB is second, after the SPDR Utilities fund, XLU. 460 more words

Profits are down!

Well, surprise surprise, Tesco’s profits are down. However they are still making a profit, so things aren’t that bad for them. However, for the discerning consumer it is a portent for the disastrous things to come. 1,962 more words

Turning the tide: the fight for a $15 minimum wage

There is a war going on in the Pacific Northwest. It has garnered some national attention, and cities across the country will be influenced by the result. 1,297 more words