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Good [Bad] News Is Again Bad [Good]

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Presented with no comment...


Good or bad?


But JPY remains in control - though the breaks are notable...



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Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:44 | 4404034 The_Ungrateful_Yid
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Algos has no heart.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:47 | 4404056 Canadian Dirtlump
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It's the whole thing that they have no brain that worries me.


The bad news? I got a new Hugo Boss Suit. The Good new? I shat myself in it.


*walks to wall street for jorb intervue*

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:50 | 4404076 Spungo
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I always polish my retard helmet before wall street interviews.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:58 | 4404115 spinone
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Is "polish the retard helmet" slang for wanking off? 

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:04 | 4404147 BandGap
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Well, it would calm him down for his big day!

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:47 | 4404290 TBT or not TBT
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He knows to check his ear lobes?

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 13:21 | 4404363 El Oregonian
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"Presented with no comment"???

Well, I thought I'd comment on your 'no comment' but alas, there is no comment to hang it upon...

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:10 | 4404172 Canadian Dirtlump
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It's known as pulling the goalie in Canada.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:32 | 4404253 The Dunce
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Anything which threatens monetary heroin is considered bad.  So if America had full employment, the bankers would shit their pants.  No more welfare.  Things are fucked up.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 15:40 | 4404934 Traderone
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and neither should you (when trading), a classic stop run as Johnny retailer cannot be allowed participate, followed by the rally after European close. W hat more do we need to be successful? rinse, lather, repeat. (this is a reply to the person who says that Algos have no heart.)

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:44 | 4404037 So Close
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Just like at a freaking carnival.   Round and round she goes... where she stops....

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:44 | 4404044 Bearwagon
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Good news is good news, bad news is good news, no news is very good news, very bad news is great news - hence, all news are good news. It really is that easy.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 15:58 | 4405067 zaphod42
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I am glad to hear it.  That is very good news, indeed.


Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:52 | 4404050 Kaiser Sousa
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yeah i hope all ya'll r enjoying the Dow fucking jumping up and down like a EKG machine on a dying fucking patient...

shit is a complete farce....and oh yeah, how bout the only 2 forms of real money trading sideways once again after the NY take down from 1270, and 20 bucks...

fucking Fed, bullin banks, and Treasury could give a fuck about appearances....




Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:53 | 4404097 Spastica Rex
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Your lack of confidence is disturbing.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:21 | 4404190 Kaiser Sousa
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"Your lack of confidence is disturbing."

100% vested in Physical Gold and Silver...


your lack of knowledge about my position has now been corrected....

keep it movin homie...and lay off that pipe

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:51 | 4404302 tradebot
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You're screwed, glued and tattooed then...should have gone 100% Bitcoin!  sarc off

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:56 | 4404112 TahoeBilly2012
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I don't like capital punishment, so I suggest we load them into a spaceship and launch them, then again they might re colonize some poor other planet with "debt based paper money" and "adjustable rate loans".

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:05 | 4404155 BandGap
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Drop them in the ocean, they can swim home.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:36 | 4404255 Zadok
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No capital punishment can ever come close to the epic suffering they have inflicted. The point is to eliminate the perps and provide strong negative incentive to prevent it from happening again. The purpose is NOT to extract equivalent flesh from the perps, we are WAY past that!

Hang 'em high. No shortage of camera posts and rope.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:25 | 4404217 fijisailor
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Don't worry about the real money action.  All that's happening is the buying and selling of paper contracts that's called "a flight to safety" or "dumping gold" or pick your MSM cliche for this farce.  BTFD

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 16:02 | 4405098 zaphod42
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I guess that could be at least in part because everyone recognizes how screwed we really are.  The only debate is why.  There are Keneysians who have their idea of why and what to do about it; and the austrians.  Me, I think they are all guessing - economics is not only the dismal science.  It is not a science at all.

So what to do?  Enjoy the show.  Me? I'm grabbin' some popcorn and pullin' up a chair to watch the finale!


Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:45 | 4404051 spekulatn
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George C-o-s-t-a-n-z-a.



Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:49 | 4404065 Shad_ow
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It's not a lie if enough people believe it.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:47 | 4404052 Sudden Debt
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Snow beats ISM like rock beats paper

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:48 | 4404059 buzzsaw99
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it took ten billion unrequited quotes to make that move happen

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:50 | 4404084 quasimodo
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+1 buzz, and yet it did.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:52 | 4404088 Sudden Debt
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Good [Bad] News Is Again Bad [Good]

It's like my wife on migraine day...

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:55 | 4404095 Sudden Debt
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totally off topic but yesterday I was talking to a friend of mine who believed that woman had 4 periods per month :)

His wife told that to him and he believed it :)

And he never gets any when she has her period :)

He's married for over 10 years now :)

Poor bastard :)

I almost pissed myself when he was telling me that :)

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:03 | 4404140 Ban KKiller
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Is he banker?

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 13:06 | 4404329 SAT 800
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No, he's a wanker. And I almost spit out my Tea just reading that.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:54 | 4404307 tradebot
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My brother told a guy he lived in a two story house...I said no you don't and he replied one story is I have a headache and the other story is ...I'm on my period

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 13:07 | 4404331 SAT 800
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Wow. that deserves some kind of a prize, but I'm not sure what kind.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:52 | 4404092 Alpha Dog Food
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Is it good or bad? I'm just a dumb blonde so please let me know.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:53 | 4404100 Winston Churchill
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Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:01 | 4404131 kralizec
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LOL!  +1000!

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:13 | 4404186 Alpha Dog Food
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:-P good answer

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:02 | 4404122 Sudden Debt
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during the war, 3 woman where walking in the forest behind enemy lines.

SUDDENLY! They where caught by soldiers and the sergeant decided to shoot them.

so the women had to come up with a plan...


so the soldiers take the first woman, a redhead and put her in front of the firing squad...

And SUDDENLY SHE YELLS: EARTHQUAKE!!!!! the soldiers duck for cover and she runs off...


so the soldiers take the second woman, a brownhead and put her in front of the firing squad...

And SUDDENLY SHE YELLS: LIGHTNING!!!! the soldiers duck for cover and she runs off...


the third woman... a blond is starting to panick... she doesn't know what to yell anymore....

and the soldiers take the blond and put her in front of the firing squad...


Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:12 | 4404171 Alpha Dog Food
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Ah the old jokes are the best.

You've been around a long while then sweetie?



Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:13 | 4404179 BandGap
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Wed, 02/05/2014 - 13:07 | 4404336 SAT 800
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!!! Worst "Blonde Joke" in history?

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 13:56 | 4404448 Emergency Ward
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Three blondes at the bar downing drinks, fist pumping and shouting "Six Months" over and over.  Bartender says what's the occasion ladies?

Says blonde, "We got a jigsaw puzzle that said on the box "For 3-5 Years" and it took us only six months to put it together."

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:16 | 4404197 fijisailor
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What's the difference between a terrorist and a woman with her period?

The terrorist you can negotiate with.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:55 | 4404094 Handful of Dust
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Every headline on MSM is struggling to pump some 'bright side' like now is a buying opportunity...."Last years losers could be this years winners,".... and so on...

Putting Lipstick on a Pig.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:56 | 4404102 Cognitive Dissonance
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This is why I always paint the word "left" on my right shoe before firing up Zero Hedge. Got to get my mind in the game.

<Strapped in and ready to launch Commander.>

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:57 | 4404114 the grateful un...
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you have two groups of investors, one chained to economic performance, they buy the news, the other group is looking to lighten up their portfolio, or they have redemptions, so they are looking to sell, the two groups might actually be the same firms.

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 11:58 | 4404116 oklaboy
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going to CVS for some healthy cheetos and mountain dew

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:50 | 4404304 TBT or not TBT
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Camacho power breakfast

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:01 | 4404124 asscannon101
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Its the fucking Catalina Wine Mixer!!

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:03 | 4404132 LawsofPhysics
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"free" markets at work...


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