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Transitory?

Transitory?


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  1 Comments  •  4 days ago

It is looking more like this spate of inflation is transitory, imo. Probably not a popular notion, but the evidence is all over yesterday's CPI release .  Let's not forget that the CPI fell in...
Is This the New Normal?

Is This the New Normal?


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  24 Comments  •  one week ago

Ventured out amongst the masses today and realized that I should probably avoid the public as much as possible. I was simply going inside a drug store to pickup my wife’s bowel prep, which...
Who's Driving the Bus?

Who's Driving the Bus?


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  10 Comments  •  2 months ago

The B.L.S. has released another month of data . How many guesses do you need to determine direction of prices? The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.6 percent in...
B.L.S. Releases CPI Results and other stuff

B.L.S. Releases CPI Results and other stuff


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  4 Comments  •  3 months ago

INFLATION The Bureau of Labor Statistics released the latest report .  The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.4 percent in February on a seasonally adjusted...
B.L.S. inflation report for December

B.L.S. inflation report for December


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  9 Comments  •  4 months ago

The BLS released the December data for consumer price inflation this morning. BLS.GOV The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.4 percent in December on a...
Straddling the Median

Straddling the Median


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  58 Comments  •  5 months ago

I wonder how long this article will take to become political? My guess would be not long, as most people think only of serving their masters. I have long held that the current political...
What Am I Missing?

What Am I Missing?


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  20 Comments  •  6 months ago

The best I can tell, these Covid-19 vaccines are NOT a spray on type vaccine, but one that is injected. Neither is it a shield such as in a star trek show that will prevent the virus from...
What Happened?

What Happened?


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  9 Comments  •  6 months ago

Covid-19 I don’t anticipate getting vaccinated before March 2021. Even then… I’ll not be cavorting about anytime soon. I would expect it will be summer before I attempt a return to normalcy as...
It's a Holly, Jolly...

It's a Holly, Jolly...


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  3 Comments  •  6 months ago

CPI The monthly report is now out… The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) increased 0.2 percent in November on a seasonally adjusted basis after being unchanged in...
Pardon My Manners

Pardon My Manners


By: Baron Creek  •  Nonsense and Ramblings  •  19 Comments  •  8 months ago

Maybe it is my imagination, ...but it seemed like we were taught table manners back in school. Of course, this would have been long before the all-you-can eat salad bars and buffets lining both...
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