Stocks Surge Higher But Remain Well Below Pre-Weiner Levels

With the entire world appearing to be 'fixed' thanks to FBI Director Comey's 'fold' again, we just thought it worth noting that US equities remain well below the levels before Comey dropped the Weinergate email note 10 days ago...

Frontrunning: November 7

  • FBI boost for Hillary as tight race hits final day (Reuters)
  • Risk plays roar back as Clinton's prospects brighten (Reuters)
  • Stocks, Dollar Rally After FBI Finds No New Evidence to Charge Clinton (WSJ)
  • Don’t Worry When the Stock Market Goes Crazy After Election (BBG)
  • Republicans, Democrats vie for control of Congress on Tuesday (Reuters)
  • The Bond Market Is at an Epic Turning Point (BBG)

Janet Reno, Former US Attorney General, Has Died

Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as U.S. attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, including the seizure of Elian Gonzalez, died early Monday. She was 78. According to AP, Reno died from complications of Parkinson's disease.

This Election Has Disgraced The Entire Profession Of Journalism

We still don’t know the outcome of the 2016 election, in which our “democratic process” has produced two candidates widely despised by the American people, but we do know the race’s biggest loser: reporters and the profession of journalism, which has been reduced to surrogacy, largely on behalf of Hillary Clinton.

Trump Reacts: "It's A Rigged System, Hillary Is Protected"; Paul Ryan, RNC, Trump Campaign All Issue Statements On FBI Decision

"Regardless of this decision, the undisputed finding of the FBI's investigation is that Secretary Clinton put our nation's secrets at risk and in doing so compromised our national security. She simply believes she's above the law and always plays by her own rules. This is a pattern with the Clintons, and the American people should not have to endure four more years of their scandal and baggage. Let's bring the Clinton era to an end by voting for Donald Trump on Tuesday."

A Foreigner's View Of America's Presidential Election

Observing America’s presidential election from afar has been a curious experience for foreigners. In recent years it has become obvious to discontented Americans that its government is no longer the servant of the people. Instead, the people have become servants of the government, and have even become regarded as its property.