I kind of want Bernanke to have a throwaway line in his statement that means nothing but freaks everyone out because it sounds like a code.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalIt's June 19 in Asia, so Fed Day has officially begun. Japan opens up 1.6% http://t.co/IKR5rX7k5rThere are so many strawmen here, just reading it is probably a fire hazard. http://t.co/8VE5oXy2Cv TY @ObsoleteDogma for that 1 line alone.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalMichael Hastings, 'Rolling Stone' Contributor, Dead at 33 - http://t.co/ZgZhgKHwp7
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalOh wow! The FOMC countdown timer is up. http://t.co/CVC9U6GcPjThe History of unconventional Fed policies http://t.co/BmlIJBc613
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalGo Tesla! MT @WSJ: Tesla wants to sell electric cars directly to buyers. Car dealers disagree. Case cld change market http://t.co/pfire9TMm0
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal"When writing for a mass audience, put a fact in every sentence." Michael Hastings' advice for young journalists. http://t.co/12hAPA29TW
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalAnother hacker with a lot of chutzpah. Here's an IM I just got. http://t.co/TH0sO97aCKHorrible. RT @ZekeJMiller: RT @BuzzFeedBen: Michael Hastings has died http://t.co/rTiSkEyWGYChina hard-landing now seen as biggest tail risk by investment community: BAML survey. Followed by possible failure of #Abenomics
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalMine is totally tied to interest rates RT @TheStalwart: Is anyone else’s mood 100% correlated with rolling 6-hour traffic to their site?
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalIs anyone else’s mood 100% correlated with rolling 6-hour traffic to their site?@katherinemiller slow day?Here's what Larry Meyer just said on CNBC about how Obama just fired Bernanke. http://t.co/CVC9U6GcPj@chrislhayes @SHAQ Indeed.Shaqtin a fool outfit of the day http://t.co/0Ja3XVlMcD
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@TPCarney @pegobry As of 2009 it was Japan by a significant margin. Then China. http://t.co/IY3kNgYw4sLol. And because it's you, I could never get mad. RT @morningmoneyben: @TheStalwart I will steal your post w/out credit as usual. thanks.@morningmoneyben Waas just on CNBC. We're about to do a post on it.Although Obama didn't literally "fire" Bernanke last night, I'd take Larry Meyer's assessment pretty seriously.He told me in break Geithner MT @TheStalwart: Bubba Watson on CNBC. due to rain they had to cut out before he could weigh on Fed Chair.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalBubba Watson on CNBC. Unfortunately due to rain they had to cut out before he could weigh on Fed Chair.@psalm82 C'mon. Fed Chair vs. German Chancellor?Whatever, caring about deficit reduction is so 2012
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalDon't know anything about Janet Yellen? She's this close to being the most powerful woman in modern history. http://t.co/KMUInyJ4gbMooch just now on CNBC: "I want to be on record, Janet Yellen is going to be the next Fed Chair"http://t.co/EikQIl4db7! RT @boes_: Larry Meyer: "[Obama] essentially fired Ben Bernanke on the spot" last nightLarry Meyer on CNBC talking next Fed chairWalter White AMA http://t.co/PHA4N8CjdyTaper tweets tapering.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalFox News terminates contract with contributor who was paid $50,000 to boost a stock. @BrettLoGiurato reports: http://t.co/vnAnnuDb7p@TheStalwart @conorsen Hale Stewart confirms econ blogging has gotten boring http://t.co/vxyeGQry3r #endofcrisisera
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@PeteSpande AgreeThat's it, I'm in. RT @MacroRecon: Nominal or real? RT @businessinsider Ron Paul: Gold could go 'to infinity' http://t.co/tLxCjDZpPY
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalWhat's everyone's night-before-FOMC routine?13 Reasons Why The Miami Heat Have The Best Fans In The NBA http://t.co/DbAOyTLYgnIssa accuses Cummings of obstructing a congressional investigation here: http://t.co/bDLB7gTXaV
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@kevinroose Awesome. Congrats..@drudge's last tweet strongly suggests that he is, in fact, at CBS. The plot thickens.Love @GayleKing stunning, warm, but no politics, would have ended up wrestling each other to ground. We agree, @SuperSoulSunday is historic
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@TheStalwart @walthickey @brianstelter No, he's not. That's the FT building, and the CBS building is between FT and Radio City
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal.@walthickey just did some triangulation (JK: Looking at a Google Map) and says @brianstelter is right: Drudge is at CBS.@TheStalwart @DRUDGE looks like a photo taken from Black Rock, the CBS HQ on sixth avenue, a couple blocks north of radio city.
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@TheStalwart @DRUDGE Looks like the view from the Hilton.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalHe is among us. RT @DRUDGE: In the valley of Media Row, NYC. Network hopping... http://t.co/I09W1BtCIEFor first time since 2000, we've had two consecutive months of healthcare inflation growing slower than headline http://t.co/hsPZ5blG9dRT @TheTorontoSun: ALERT: Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum resigns but maintains innocence on corruption charges.
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@JimPethokoukis lololNo one asked ever | @FT: What is it like to be an American in Brussels? We ask the US ambassador to the EU in our FT Twitter chat, 19 June
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalHere's why Christina Romer would actually be the best choice for Fed Chair http://t.co/iSvg7KgGy1
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalFirst Take could be worse, I guess RT @Brandon_Borders: Aaaaaaaand we're done here @CNN http://t.co/PWRruxFhgc
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@barnejek I think he was, yes.Obama should nominate @NYTimeskrugman. That'd straight up baller.Michael Woodford for Fed Chair.
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthalhahaha RT @ObsoleteDogma: Jon Hilsenrath for another term as Fed Chair.@barnejek @Matthew_C_Klein loool.@DavidBeckworth for Fed ChairI'd endorse it jut for that reason. RT @Matthew_C_Klein: @TheStalwart @barnejek Obama nominating Greenspan would be such trolling@barnejek Really? You should write the case for Greenspan on your blog.A true economist. Yellen. Or per @Matthew_C_Klein suggestion, Paul McCulley. RT @RebeccaJarvis: @TheStalwart who are you rooting for?@barnejek I'm kind of kidding about Fischer. But I do think the job should go to an academic economist.My love of Tim Geithner is well known, but I'm not rooting for him to become Fed Chief.FBN NEWS: BLK CEO Larry Fink telling people "dont rule out" Geithner as new Fed chief even as he woos him to come to big money manager 325
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal.@reyesa = @USTreasury social media genius. Unveils new Sec. Lew #signature on twitter https://t.co/OEw0DiddPv
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal+1 MT @ezraklein This is false. There is no definition of "normal people" in which most of them have heard of Tufte. http://t.co/0seQCHYzdG
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalIf you were in a house and this happened, you would literally shit yourself http://t.co/XNBcyz4H0nGermany (priced in USD) at new 52 wk highs $EWG
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@mattyglesias Over what?Never seen a BusinessWeek list post like this. http://t.co/EXSjDPi8VQloooooooooool RT @conorsen: What would the best sports analogy for Bobby Jindal be? Todd Van Poppel?@pegobry Capitalizing Real Journalists is the new scare quotes.Premarital sex 'problem' solved! RT @washingtonpost: Indian court: Any couple that sleeps together considered married http://t.co/LodC0FpshO
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@pegobry The point is that "insiders" don't have any particular claim to truth, which is the pretense of many VanDeAllen pieces.14 Losers At The Bureau of Printing & Engraving That Made Jack Lew Change His Signature
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@pegobry Why don't you try again on that one.@pegobry Dude. Too harsh.Every year growing up near Detroit, there was a seemingly-credible "we think we found Jimmy Hoffa" story. Count me skeptical.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalThe key point that @fivethirtyeight and @NYTimeskrugman both make is that the insider dish is frequently worthless.Know my spats with Politico have been petty at times, but there's also a real clash of worldviews & journalistic values.
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal.@fivethirtyeight: 'VandeHei characterizes my work as "trying to use numbers to prove stuff"" http://t.co/d88Nmq6KCRI'm hoarding "Geithner dollars." They're going to be worth something someday.
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalHere are my thoughts on the Politico editors' comments about me, as told to TPM's @tomkludt http://t.co/jHfqkw1J3j
Retweeted by Joseph WeisenthalRT @Goldfarb: !!! RT @USTreasury: Here it is. Secretary Jack Lew’s official #signature http://t.co/G9ZKPyIH6vSeems like a bad idea to unleash the @USTreasury secretary's new signature during market hours, no? #panic
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@lexinyt Jealous. Doing a meh list looks fun.RT @audrabrookie: Hopefully this will encourage more girls to get into monetary policy. http://t.co/KMUInyJ4gbOMG OMG OMG RT @Goldfarb: In under 2 mins, @USTreasury will release Jack Lew's new signature for the dollar bill. #biggulpSuper-important post from @boes_ about Janet Yellen, who may soon become the world's 2nd most powerful person http://t.co/KMUInyJ4gbA Woman That Virtually Nobody Has Heard Of Is On The Verge Of Becoming The Most Powerful Woman In The World http://t.co/KMUInyJ4gb@cullenroche lol@cullenroche yes! I thought you were an adherentStanley Fischer. RT @DLeonhardt: Ok, Fed watchers, the 2d most likely new Fed chair, after Janet Yellen, is ___________.Your move, Apple. RT @TaylorLorenz: Microsoft built a meme creator http://t.co/lj47o5eOkBomfg “@Fmirw: President of #Cyprus asks eurozone leaders for a complete revamp of €10bn bailout. http://t.co/gOQ4uXMQsd”
Retweeted by Joseph Weisenthal@Matthew_C_Klein Ha, beat me.Even Paul Krugman says France is too generous with its pensions http://t.co/RR0MmBYSYY@conorsen RT @ezraklein: Crap, it appears @jbarro wrote the exact same post I'm writing: http://t.co/auXneTdcfcWSJ http://t.co/jlUp8j8FFr vs. WSJ http://t.co/JluVHi3jfE
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