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Cat Photos: Family Naptime

There has been much adorableness on the kitchen bed today…here’s what it’s looked like over the course of several hours…


Dashboard update: Inaction has reactions

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Macro and Markets Dashboard: United States (April 30, 2016 — PDF)

Dashboard update summary:

Markets closed down slightly on the week following inaction from both the Fed and Bank of Japan. 507 more words


1940 revisited...

Hurray! Miracle of miracles, I have finally found the elusive Fred Hamm in the 1940 census, something I thought was impossible. And, I wasn’t really even looking for him, I was looking for his son Arthur Albert Hamm. 151 more words

Cracking Cancer jokes and hating clutter

This morning no heaviness, but my stomach feels like a cold uneaten mild-cheddar cheese omelet. With Chemo you feel like your body a four-limbed sausage casing with loose organs sloshing around like loose items in a bag of luggage–yes, I’m mixing images, but I figure if cancer can get away mutation so can I? 320 more words

Fred Reiss

Dollar-indices: hitting recent lows (and how to plot with Python)

While the dollar has depreciated against most major currencies over the past month (notably 4.4% against the Canadian dollar, 3.3% against the Yen, 4.2% against the Real, and 8.6% against the Rand), the  780 more words


Somewhere Inside of Happy By Anna McPartlin

Maisie Bean is a fighter. A survivor. Seventeen years ago, she went on a first date that went so badly it was enough to put the girl off chips. 230 more words