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The Deflation Times - What Happened to Happy Days?

What Happened to Happy Days?

When I was a kid the best TV show was Happy Days, starring a Jewish guy who played an Italian guy who could get all the girls just by banging on a bathroom door. Ok, whatever. But still childhood fantasy.

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The Deflation Times - Of Note

Of Note – Recession

RECESSION To qualify as a recession, economic activity must decline in an absolute sense; a mere slowdown in real growth is not enough. Edgar Fiedler COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases

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Of Note – Depression

DEPRESSION I was raised in the Depression, when there was a great sense of dog-eat-dog and people fighting over scraps. John Updike COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases Worldwide Confirmed Deaths

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Of Note – Frustration

FRUSTRATION I don’t know how much you follow current events. For some, there’s not enough time to keep up on what’s happening; for others, the news is too depressing, and peering too

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Of Note – Contention

CONTENTION We have seen that no religion stands on the basis of things known; none bounds its horizon within the field of human observation; and, therefore, as it can never present us

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Of Note – Confrontation

CONFRONTATION Confrontation makes me nervous. Rain Dove COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases Worldwide Confirmed Deaths Worldwide Case Fatality Rate Worldwide Doubling Time Worldwide Crude Confirmed Case Rate + Worldwide Crude

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Of Note – Aggravation

AGGRAVATION War is never a solution; it is an aggravation. Benjamin Disraeli COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases Worldwide Confirmed Deaths Worldwide Case Fatality Rate Worldwide Doubling Time Worldwide Crude Confirmed

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Of Note – Dislocation

DISLOCATION If you live in the dark a long time and the sun comes out, you do not cross into it whistling. There’s an initial uprush of relief at first, then -for

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Of Note – Apprehension

APPREHENSION To wisdom belongs the intellectual apprehension of things eternal; to knowledge, the rational apprehension of things temporal. Augustine of Hippo COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases Worldwide Confirmed Deaths Worldwide

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Of Note – Intensification

INTENSIFICATION The psychological basis of the metropolitan type of individuality consists in the intensification of nervous stimulation which results from the swift and uninterrupted change of outer and inner stimuli. Georg Simmel

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Of Note – Causation

CAUSATION Fate is the endless chain of causation, whereby things are; the reason or formula by which the world goes on. Zeno of Citium COVID-19: Current Worldwide Status Worldwide Confirmed Cases Worldwide

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