The nation has essentially shut down. The 2008-09 financial crisis threw sand into the gears of the economic system: A trifecta of damages hit, coming first from the Housing market collapse, leading to the freeze…

Yves here. At least before Monday’s meltdown, I had some colleagues I had regarded as savvy maintain that the COVID-19 crisis wasn’t as bad as 2008 because it wasn’t damaging the financial system. I was…

Yves here. Even though experts voice doubts about whether COVID-19 is as well contained as their data suggests, it is still true the the R0, or the basic reproduction rate rate, of an infectious disease…

The 250 was produced for over a decade and encompassed a variety of cars, including the spectacular 250 GT California Spyder, and the lovely 250 GT Berlinetta. The 250 GTE os a stealthy 2+2, not…

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