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The Real Reason Why Trump’s Plan to Reopen U.S. Economy Will Fail

Donald Trump is eager to reopen the U.S. economy so that things go back to normal. Many Americans won’t want to go back to public spaces when the lockdown is lifted. A vaccine looks like the only way for the country to return to normal. Many health experts have warned that widespread coronavirus testing should…

The Surprising Reason Tesla Stock Surged on Monday

Tesla shares are dramatically outperforming the market with a surprise double-digit rally Monday. The automaker is quickly recovering from the coronavirus-driven market correction as China’s economy gets back online. Tesla’s Shanghai factory will help the company beat expectations in the first and second quarters of 2020. Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares are soaring again as the electric…

The Real Reason the Stock Market is Surging – Hint: It’s Not Bernie Sanders

The stock market rallied again today. Many think the surge was caused by Bernie Sanders dropping out of the presidential race. But the market has been rallying for days, based on hopeful news that the COVID-19 pandemic is peaking. Against all odds, the stock market surged ahead yet again today. As unemployment continues to break…

The Real Reason Why Bitcoin Had Its Worst Crash in 7 Years

Bitcoin plunged by nearly 40% in the last 24 hours. The brutal stock market selloff is killing other asset classes. Bitcoin’s safe-haven and uncorrelated asset narratives have been thrown out of the window. Bitcoin has a history of heart-stopping volatility but they all pale in comparison to what happened in the last 24 hours. The…

Trump’s GOP Is a Cult – But Not for the Reason Joe Walsh Thinks

Conservative talk radio host Joe Walsh has officially ended his bid to primary President Donald Trump. The “Never Trumper” says the president “can’t be stopped” within the GOP. That’s because the Republican Party “has become a cult.” But there’s nothing extraordinary about the Trump GOP. According to cult experts, both political parties resemble cults in…

The $1 Billion Reason to Never Play the Super Bowl on Sunday Again

More than 17 million Americans will skip work on the Monday following the Super Bowl. This rampant absenteeism will cost U.S. businesses approximately $1 billion. And it will only get worse. It’s time to move the Super Bowl to Saturday – or at least the Sunday before Presidents Day. Debates over whether the Monday following…

The Real Reason PewDiePie Quit? His Fans Are Unbelievably Annoying

PewDiePie is relaxing in Japan after taking a break from YouTube. Meanwhile his editor made this candid remark, “PewDiePie fans are actually the most annoying fans ever. I love them but they’re so annoying.” Earlier this month, I got swarmed by annoying PewDiePie fans for roasting Felix in a farewell op-ed. It was exhausting. PewDiePie…

The Real Reason Tom Brady Can’t Retire After Brutal Patriots Loss

After getting eliminated from the playoffs Saturday night, Tom Brady’s future with the Patriots came up during the post-game press conference. He didn’t give much of an answer. Like every player, he will have to retire eventually—just not yet. When the final seconds ticked off the game clock Saturday night in Foxborough, something extraordinary happened.…

The Shocking Reason Why Elizabeth Warren Is Winning the Big Tech Primary

An Elizabeth Warren presidency threatens to be far more disruptive to the economy than a Biden administration, or a second Trump term. She would squeeze Big Tech the most, moving to break up Silicon Valley companies and pass strict data protections for consumers. So why are these companies’ employees giving Warren the lion’s share of…

The Real Reason The Dow Is Tanking

The stock market is getting pummeled today, with the major indices down about 1.5%, and the Dow Jones down 444 points. There’s a lot of talk about what’s behind the Dow Jones selloff. A lot of analysts are pointing to ongoing recession fears. The manufacturing index has cratered, and private payrolls only grew by 135,000.…