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S&P 500: Still Trading Below 2000 A Decade From Now?

The stock market continues to rise like an unstoppable rocket. On Thursday, stocks as measured by the S&P 500 Index marked yet another new all-time high at 1987. 99 more words

Market Outlook

The Sequin Star by Belinda Murrell

After her grandmother falls ill, Claire finds a sequin star among her treasures. Why does Claire’s wealthy grandmother own    such a cheap piece? The mystery deepens when the brooch hurtles Claire back in time to 1932. 95 more words

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MEMOIR: PRESERVING YOUR PERSONAL HISTORY

 

While thinking about and writing my memoir, I have come to the realization it is to share our history with our families, to put down the words of our lives. 399 more words

Walt Trizna

FASHIONS OF THE DECADE: The 1930s

There was absolutely nothing colorful happy about the 1930-The decade began with The Great Depression that began when the stock market dramatically fell on October 29th, 1929; The fun was definitely over…For the time being, anyway. 240 more words

History

Bring back the feeling

Of all the books on photography I have read, Marisa Silver’s Mary Coin, a novel, has influenced me the most. Let me give you a real world example of what I mean. 641 more words

Great Depression

Don’t Forget the Consumer!

Popular Economics Weekly

“It’s the Consumers, Stupid,” is an oft-repeated mantra being echoed currently by Internet advocates who want to keep Internet access free. But there’s a more important reason to worry about consumer health. 659 more words

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