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Expert: “Vladimir Putin Is Not a Suicide Bomber”

Would Putin start a nuclear war, knowing that NATO and the West could respond and see Russia and the entire world destroyed? One expert says no way.  Russian President Vladimir Putin has made repeated nuclear threats since he ordered the Ukraine invasion, sparking backlash and concerns across the world. Putin could even decide to attack…

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Ugly but Loveable: The Vought A-7 Corsair II

The Vought A-7 Corsair II may be the most obscure US military jet of the modern era; few planes have fallen through the cracks of our collective memory like the A-7. Accordingly, one might be surprised to learn that the A-7 served for twenty-five years with the US Air Force and the US Navy. Still, the…

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Rapper Aaron Carter Dead at 34

Rapper Aaron Carter has died at his home. According to TMZ: The singer-turned-rapper and actor was found dead Saturday at his house in Lancaster, CA … multiple sources tell us Aaron’s body was found in his bathtub. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ they received a 911 call at 11 AM Saturday that a male had…

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Dove Vs. Hawk: The Financial Conditions Index

Dove Vs. Hawk: The Financial Conditions Index What do financial conditions indicate about the economy? What effects do they have on growth? From S&P 500 Index returns to the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX) to a range of credit conditions, the Chicago Fed’s Financial Conditions Index looks at whether financial activity is tighter than the historical…