First Quarter 2019 Commentary By Dan Hickey - When the Pilgrims sailed to the new world it was a group effort. Those seeking religious freedom were not enough to fund the voyage, even after joining with an equal number seeking other freedoms. The Mayflower required funding by British investors whose contract claimed half of the production of the new colony for seven years.
Could it be that Republicans Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell, Mike Pompeo, and Bill Barr are severe punishments from God representing the four horsemen of The Apocalypse? These are Pestilence, War, Famine, and Death
PESTILENCE Fatal epidemic disease, especially a plague
We are the masters of our universe and only we can do what's best for me and you. We attract whatever we decide to embrace.
There is much good inside of you which only you can share.
I was named after a famous baseball player named Bob Feller. https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/feller-bob He was considered to be the fastest pitcher in Major League Baseball. This is why I chose the graphic above.
Throughout my lifetime, I have known wiser, memorable and inspirational older individuals. My wonderful parents Margarita, Antonio, my brothers, my children, and the best grandkids any proud grandpa would ever want. Also there are the other members of my family who have taught me very important life lessons.
As I keep living, learning, and reflecting on blessings around me I see the key to longevity is to keep learning and moving forward at a steady pace.
I try to savor the moments every morning and pause to acknowledge all the blessings life has offered. My family my health, my friends and good fortune.
Create a positive image in your mind to boost positivity. Always believe that you can succeed. Give yourself the benefit of the doubt by believing that you will be accomplishing your goals.
It was an event a year ago that presaged the biggest story of 2017’s fourth quarter. In October 2016, Australia’s Brighann Cotton sold 88 bales of cotton from their Texas affiliate to a client in China. It wasn’t carried out in a routine way by obtaining letters of credit from the relevant
banks in each country. That process has become prohibitively complex for all but the largest corporations who have their financing denied more often than not. Recently established international banking regulations require the banks issuing those letters to carry more of the risk
If solar and wind power offer free abundant energy, why are we not harvesting nature's best products?
Is special interest ruining our access to affordable energy? Do you agree that solar cells are too cheap? Contact the USITC and tell them what you think as well as making your demands known. https://www.usitc.gov/
Global scientific researchers are suggesting that manure may save the world from destruction, along with other crap humans routinely generate and throw away.
The message is loud and clear. Humans have long been producing a shit load of excrement and we have mistakenly been thinking that this crap is useless.
Feces power alone will not solve the world's energy challenges. But it looks like our European neighbors have woken up and smelled the aroma, realizing there no point letting all that crap go to waste.
The health of our planet may well depend on it.
“Look up here, I’m in Heaven!” is the opening line of David Bowie’s off Broadway production, Lazarus, which premiered earlier this month two days before the artist’s death. Known for innovating the world of music, Bowie revisited the theater as a creative way to say goodbye as he lost his battle with cancer. Many of the retrospectives on his unique life include his innovation in the financial world too.
An ambitious International Maritime Organization project to establish a global network of Maritime Technology Cooperation Centers (MTCCs) in developing countries is to go ahead thanks to a €10 million funding contribution from the European Commission (EC).