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#5things -Tech stocks hit -Record Covid cases -4 days to go -Markets slip -Coming up...
Chart of the week: Last year 21,697 mortgages were granted in September. This year it’s 30,729. The number of new mortgages remains at decade highs, helped by the lowest prime rate in 55 years.
Good morning and happy Friday! Today in 1974, Muhammad Ali won the heavyweight boxing title - from a previously undefeated George Foreman - in the “Rumble in the Jungle” in Kinshasa, Zaire. A record-setting 1 billion TV audience watched Ali’s “rope-a-dope” strategy succeed.
So, if anyone is still impressed by the 7.4% US growth from the 2nd to 3rd quarter — do NOT use annual rates! — the Euro area grew 12.7%. In both cases it's a partial snapback that still leaves us way down from pre-covid; in both cases rising cases bode very badly for the future
Media malfeasance. From the NY Times pretending the “Anonymous” author was someone important to all networks (except Fox) totally ignoring the bombshell Biden& China pay-to-play scandal...journalism is in crisis.
How the nation’s eviction crisis could stop some Americans from voting