Prepping: The Third “Axiom of Work”

“Axioms of Work?” “You really going to write from Work to Sous Vide cooking?”  Uh, sure!  Read on… In the event you missed it, one of the joys of UrbanSurvival is our elevating art of algorithmic thinking.  In other words, since we are...

Has Housing Peaked?

Just out from Case-Shiller/S&P/CoreLogic et al… NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 27, 2018 – S&P Dow Jones Indices today released the latest results for the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices. Data released today for...

The “Trump Bump” Dump?

Time for us to check you into Reality Rehab. The Trump Bump wasn’t supposed to happen.  It was the Clinton Bump – except that voters didn’t vote the Manipulation Ticket and actually voted the Anything Else ticket.  Still, we’re not getting what...

Desperation Rally – To Avoid Another 1929!

(Thank our Peoplenomics.com subscribers who have made this kind of research possible – or, better yet, become one yourself!) As we have been telling our subscribers for a few weeks now, there is ONLY ONE CHART THAT MATTERS RIGHT NOW: This is not investment...

Coping: Notes from “Around the Ranch”

As I was sitting quietly contemplating some of the major problems of physics (“Why do composite resistors have much Johnson-Nyquist noise figures than think-metal film varieties?”) it struck me that a useful column for the end of a weekend would be to...

December “Crash Alert”

This morning we scrap our usual format (headlines, charts, in depth report) to lay everything out in as much context as possible. This is not alarmist – at least in the usual sense:  We are not saying the coming week will be a disaster.  But, the odds bump up...

Prepping: 10 “Little Things” for a Holiday

OK, the turkey is done, in the fridge, and now you have a nice weekend to begin frittering-away time until you can put on the yoke of capitalist oppression again Monday… Rather than waste time – the one truly limited supply item in Life – might we...

Treatment for “National Shopping Disease Day”

This is National Shopping Disease Day which follows turkeys around, near as we can figure. It’s the day when dumb people shop. I like to think things through “logically, Captain.”  And spending money today – while gratifying for some – is...

Turkey – With a Side of Woo-Woo

Well, here we go – a probable record cold Thanksgiving Day ahead, particularly in the Northeast: This will also likely be a record setting weekend not just for travel, but for online sales as Black Friday comes tomorrow. Wait!  What About Economics? Yes,. of...

BrainAmp II- A Peoplenomics Collaboration

First up this morning, the “Only Chart That Matters” – as we roll into a potential next leg down for markets next week. Then, A number of subscribers have asked if there was a possibility of getting a more detailed market forecasting tool than the...