Republicans are going back to an old claim to shift blame for mass shootings away from guns: it’s the video games! The internet! The culture! Definitely not the AR-15s. Donald Trump is now embracing this line, telling his press pool that:
"We have to look at the internet because a lot of bad things are happening to young kids and young minds and their minds are being formed, and we have to do something about maybe what they're seeing and how they're seeing it. And also video games. I'm hearing...
Authored by Doug Kass via RealInvestmentAdvice.com,
* Friday was likely the day the short volatility trade died
* A massive regulatory overhaul is needed to counter the destabilizing influence of strategies and exchange traded products that have overwhelmed our markets
For years I have warned about the explosion in popularity (and listings) of ETFs (which now outnumber the number of publicly traded companies) and ETNs – in an oft repeated column entitled…”Kill The Quants Before They Kill...
Both conferences are deadlocked at 22 wins apiece in the AFC vs. NFC format.