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VIDEO: Millennial Hong Kong

VIDEO: Miracle's Over

On December 23, 2016

VIDEO: Dow 20,000?

On December 21, 2016
Tuesday 20 December 2016   / Hour 1, Block A:  Bill Whalen, Hoover, in re: [market conditions; almost 20,000; commodities cheaper, etc.]  Pres Obama has waged a war on business: attacked, criticized, insulted, made jokes. Worst sector of our economy is business investment.  New incoming idea: business helps, not harms, society.   Scott Pruitt for EPA?  Dems: s0me want to wage war on the Trump Adm – Warren, Sanders; others, think Trump isn’t ideologically rooted so will play ball; a third crew who . .

VIDEO: Terror in Berlin

On December 20, 2016

VIDEO: Turmoil

On December 15, 2016

VIDEO: China Responds

On December 13, 2016
Monday 12 December 2016 / Hour 1, Block C:  Gordon G. Chang, Daily Beast & Forbes.com, in re: Russell Hsiao, executive director of Global Taiwan Institute http://globaltaiwan.org/  in re: The PRC decided to fly nuclear-capable bombers war planes, to circumaviate Taiwan – both before (25 Nov) and after  (10 Dec) the phone call: Four planes clockwise around Taiwan.   PRC once (1995 & 1996) shelled the Strait to intimidate  Taiwan into not voting; of course, it had the opposite effect.

VIDEO: Trumps Picks a Cabinet

On November 23, 2016
Tuesday  22 November 2016   / Hour 1, Block A:  Bill Whalen, Hoover, in re:  Trump visited New York Times publisher today, had relatively amiable talk. Stock mkt hit 19,000 today; increasing investor confidence in the incoming administration. Small cap stocks up 11%;  bond rates rising ½ percentage point; real exchange rate up by 3%. Now is the time for the Fed to raise rates. GOP is discovering that Pres-elect Trump is a more complex candidate than Candidate Trump.  Nikki Haley as US Amb to the UN?