Jan 25, 2019 – Links
Jan 25, 2019
What we are reading:
Trump Agrees to Reopen Government for 3 Weeks in Surprise Retreat From Wall – New York Times. He got tired of winning… and the airports started to close down.
U.S. diplomats hunker down in Venezuela amid standoff with Maduro – Washington Post. Maduro ordered US diplomats out but some senior staff remain. Begging for conflict.
Decades of Dirty Tricks Finally Catch Up to Roger Stone – The Atlantic. Pre-dawn arrest in Florida. Stone has a tattoo on his back of Richard Nixon; the two will likely share the same basement corner in history.
House to release all Russia probe transcripts: Schiff – Reuters. Sunshine is the best disinfectant.
Why Davos was so gloomy: 2019 is impossible to predict – CNN. Sometimes pessimism is warranted.
The Sum of Some Global Fears – New York Times. What the next recession might look like.