Unemployment is still low, and wages are creeping up. GDP is growing too. By all normal factors the stock market should not be tanking like it is.
However, these are hardly normal times.
Maybe, just maybe, this market correction is a sign that reality is starting to emerge from its two year slumber. People are looking around, realizing the United States government is a shit show run by a grifter, and reacting as you would expect them to react. They are hunkering down and preparing for the worst.
Some of us just saw it coming two years ago. Buckle up friends, 2019 could be Mr.
Toad's~ Trump's Wild Ride.
This is entry #21 in my attempt at 31 days of blogging for December 2018. I've haven't posted here daily since about 2007, so this should be interesting.