Where is Russia?

When selling an item, in the shipping options, eBay used to list the Russian Federation as being part of Europe. Now Russia is considered part of Asia. On eBay, no less.

This shift in markets will surely affect several economies. Is it part of sanctions against Russia? Are eBayers directly contributing to sanctions against Russia with out knowing it. Like that guy who wouldn’t get off the plane. ‘If you will not volunteer, we will make you volunteer.’ The airline companies all changed their stories real fast.

Is a harbinger of further suspicions afoot?

YELLENOMICS 101

They say that getting to the summit is only half the journey; you hafta’ make it back down again, too. It’s getting to be a pretty big drop.

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How long do you think it’s gonna’ rain? Forever?

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And what do you think will happen when it stops?

Dow Jones Industrial Average, 1900 - August 17, 2007.
 

Dow Jones Industrial Average, 1900 - 1940.

The greatest economic mind in America (supposedly) thinks she can keep the ball rolling indefinitely. Some, including Al Bartlett (1:13:53), would disagree.

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