@tedwoodhead @alexposadzkiC @SBishayIRISe @globeandmaill @StatCan_englular component of the CPI, adjusted to index Dec 2019 as 100 (resulting in Dec 2021 as 72.55) Raw CPI data shows Dec 2019 as 87.8 and Dec 2021 as 63.7 ht @StatCan_engt @
Last 3 months of wages and salaries growth, annualized (October was revised): Oct: +13.1% Nov: +7.6% Dec: +8.5% And here's the chart for YoY. Ideally this would decelerate to 6-7% -- that would still be pretty good but also lead to cooling inflation:
Wages rose by less than they have been rising from Sept to Dec, compensation costs up 1% in 3 months. Could the big 2022 surprise be transitory inflation ?
Obituary: bell hooks, a Hopkinsville native who went on to an international career as an author, critic, feminist and public intellectual, died on Dec. 15 at her home in Berea. She was 69. @lbblackford
It is the “secret Santa” detail in the Times about the Downing St party last 18 Dec that is a serious problem for the government. Because that would indicate it was properly planned, and should have been cancelled under Tier 3 rules. It is clear this story is not going away
The Book of Boba Fett, a new Original Series, starring Temuera Morrison and Ming-Na Wen and executive produced by Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni and Robert Rodriguez, set within the timeline of The Mandalorian, is coming to @disneyplus Dec. 2021.
Skywatchers, you're in for a once-in-a-lifetime treat! Jupiter & Saturn are doing a planetary dance that will result in the Great Conjunction on Dec 21, just after sunset. Find out: ? When and where to look up ? How to photograph the conjunction Visit: