Green Shoots & Leaves #4725

This is What Retail Investors Did with GE This Year as it Plunged – Buy Buy Buy, bye bye

$20 Canadian Oil Could Last Another Year – That’s $15 U.S., or the price of a pack of smokes in Ontario. The
Mayor suggests, if you have any space in your rumpus room, throw a few dozen barrels of oil in there for future consideration.

Only sixteen countries out of the 197 that have signed the Paris Agreement have defined national climate action plan ambitious enough to meet their pledges – At least some of the big shooters make the cut – like Samoa, Ethiopia, Tonga, and Costa Rica. Take a deep breath earth, you’ve been saved.

In another sign of repeating 2015, the Chinese are beginning to mobilize their “reserves” again – The Chinese only need to throw a few trillion dollars at this problem to make it go away. And if it comes back, throw another few trillion at it. This can go on forever. China is our future. Lead us.

Long-lost 325-year-old Quebec City fortifications found by archeologists in near perfect condition

A Fifth of China’s Homes Are Empty. That’s 50 Million Apartments – I’m not sure what cities Bloomberg is referring to, but I figure it’s probably Vancouver and Toronto.

Bombardier cutting about 5,000 jobs as part of restructuring plan – 5000 early retirement opportunities.

RBG’s Broken Ribs: Why Is Breaking Bones Dangerous for Older Adults? – Feed the vultures, Ginsburg, don’t be shy.

San Francisco Just Passed the Largest Tax Increase in City History. It’s Anybody’s Guess if It’s Legal. – This will increase the city’s current business taxes by 33%. A small price to pay for continued vibrancy and enrichment.

Lowe’s to close 51 locations, including 20 stores in the U.S. – Now has never been a better time to buy a house

Leave a Reply

Protected by WP Anti Spam