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Outside of the microchip/car situation (which admittedly is a big deal) the overall “supply chain” did an impressive job of coping with surging demand for goods.
Invitation Homes explains that they seek out locations that they anticipate will have population and income growth that is not matched by new supply.
Interestingly even though the treaty was signed on May 15, 1955 the allied troops didn’t actually leave the country until October 25, 1955 and then parliament made this unilateral neutrality declaration on October 26 and October 26 is now Austria’s national holiday.
I don’t think I said anything about Ukraine, just an interesting historical fact I learned recently
The fact that Trump’s DC hotel is apparently no longer profitable now that it can’t be used as a vehicle for bribing the president of the United States seems like something that once upon a time would have been considered noteworthy.
The impulse to turn Omicron into a vaccine equity morality tale is blasting through the reality that in South Africa (like the USA!) the constraint on vaccination is demand not supply; they were literally turning away doses earlier this week.
Just refueled the car and it cost slightly less than it did a few weeks ago — thanks, Joe Biden who personally controls the global price of oil!
A real disease in this country is people comfortably ensconced in the top five or ten percent of the income and status distribution insisting on painting themselves, personally, as the victims of the various inequities in American life.