Surveillance will follow us into ‘the metaverse,’ and our bodies could be its new data source

Virtual reality headsets learn more about you than traditional screens. That could be good news for creepy companies. — Read on http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/technology/surveillance-will-follow-us-into-e2-80-98the-metaverse-e2-80-99-and-our-bodies-could-be-its-new-data-source/ar-AASJWht PC Take: Holy Fuck $FB $AAPL

Cannabis compounds stopped COVID virus from infecting human cells in lab study | Fortune

In the study, the compounds bound to spike proteins found on the virus and blocked a step the pathogen uses to infect people. — Read on fortune.com/2022/01/12/cannabis-compounds-stop-covid-virus-infecting-human-cells-lab-study/ THEREFORE, SMOKE SOME WEED. $NUGS

UPDATED: SAG Awards Shock SNUB Spielberg’s “West Side Story” for Best Ensemble, Love Gaga and “Gucci,” Send Back “Pizza” | Showbiz411

UPDATED: SAG Awards Shock SNUB Spielberg’s “West Side Story” for Best Ensemble, Love Gaga and “Gucci,” Send Back “Pizza” | Showbiz411 — Read on http://www.showbiz411.com/2022/01/12/updating-live-sag-noms

One thing Tesla learned from Apple | 🤣🤣🤣

From Jack Ewing’s “Why Tesla Soared as Other Automakers Struggled to Make Cars” on the front page of Sunday’s New York Times. — Read on http://www.ped30.com/2022/01/09/apple-tesla-supply-chain/ Papi Chulo Take: One thing? 🤣🤣🤣. $AAPL #DNA is all over @elonmusk, $TSLA and @spacex.

Mark Gurman: Silly $AAPL Analyst. Dude gets paid stacks for this “research”

“What should we expect? Probably a new iPhone SE, at least.” — Read on http://www.ped30.com/2022/01/09/apple-gurman-march-april/ 21 Take: Could be June, possibly July, outside chance there’s an event in August but there will definitely be one in September. Um, can an IB please send me a job application? I’d like to make 600k a year creatingContinue reading “Mark Gurman: Silly $AAPL Analyst. Dude gets paid stacks for this “research””

Mark Gurman: Here’s what Apple has in store for ’22 | Uncle PED

From Gurman’s “Power On” newsletter, posted Sunday to Bloomberg.com subscribers. — Read on http://www.ped30.com/2022/01/02/apple-gurman-2022-preview/ Papi Chulo Take: Tell me what $AAPL is going to do. Everyone already knows what  Inc is going to do.

Papi Chulo’s Huge $AAPL early ‘22 PREDICTION…

First, a word from PED about this upcoming week for $AAPL. — Read on http://www.ped30.com/2021/12/26/apple-trading-strategies-12-27-21/ Papi Chulo Take: what Josh Brown said on Wednesday has NO RELEVANCE TO $AAPL cause the hammer in the stock poo-poohed it Friday. Papi Chulo HUGE PREDICTION: On Jan 3, 2022 at 5:30am PST, $AAPL will inform the market andContinue reading “Papi Chulo’s Huge $AAPL early ‘22 PREDICTION…”

From the desk of Liberty Veritas: “Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it”

Let’s start this by giving credit to Edmund Burke who is credited with the above quote. After all, we don’t want to be mistaken for ROBINETTE and be accused of plagiarism. With that said… Congressional democrats seem to have a selective memory and refuse to learn from history. The last two Democrat POTUS’ (Obama &Continue reading “From the desk of Liberty Veritas: “Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it””

From the Desk of Liberty Veritas…

What If? During the Virginia gubernatorial debate, democrat candidate Terry McAuliffe said “I don’t think parents should tell schools what they teach children.” That dangerous position is held by many on the left and they systematically trying to remove parents from any involvement in their own kids education and healthcare. But, What If… What ifContinue reading “From the Desk of Liberty Veritas…”

Facebook’s Internal Chat Boards Show Politics Often at Center of Decision Making – WSJ

In hot debates, employees and management spar over allegations content rules aren’t enforced for Breitbart and other right-wing publishers for fear of public blowback. Other internal documents show management expresses wariness of appearing biased. In response, Facebook says it enforces its rules equally and doesn’t consider politics in its decisions. — Read on http://www.wsj.com/articles/facebook-politics-decision-making-documents-11635100195 PCContinue reading “Facebook’s Internal Chat Boards Show Politics Often at Center of Decision Making – WSJ”

‘Buckle your seatbelts’ because earnings will disappoint: Art Hogan

National Securities’ Art Hogan believes a storm of disappointing corporate guidance and missed revenue targets is ahead. — Read on http://www.cnbc.com/2021/10/24/buckle-your-seatbelts-because-earnings-will-disappoint-art-hogan-.html PC Take – $SQQQ. When Perma Bull Art Hogan says “buckle up”, buckle up.

And you wonder why the Socialist State of California is so fvcked?

We’re a Sanctuary State for border crossers. We’re a Sanctuary State for homeless. And now, we’re a Sanctuary State for dope addicts. And people wonder why the population is dropping and people are shipping out? California needs a Republican Governor. I’m thinking of throwing my hat in the Ring. Enough is enough. It’s getting OldContinue reading “And you wonder why the Socialist State of California is so fvcked?”

Evercore: Chinese iPhone shipments fell 32% y/y in September, but… | Papi Chulo

“September represents what should prove to be a momentary period of quiet ahead of robust demand for the iPhone 13 lineup.” — Read on http://www.ped30.com/2021/10/19/apple-evercore-chinese-pause-september/ PC Take: This news coupled with underwhelming Chinese GDP growth are two things to keep on eye on. Given low reason to upgrade to iPhone 13 and general economic drift,Continue reading “Evercore: Chinese iPhone shipments fell 32% y/y in September, but… | Papi Chulo”

Colin Powell, military leader and first Black US secretary of state, dies after complications from Covid-19 – CNNPolitics

Colin Powell, the first Black US secretary of state whose leadership in several Republican administrations helped shape American foreign policy in the last years of the 20th century and the early years of the 21st, has died from complications from Covid-19, his family said on Facebook. He was 84. — Read on http://www.cnn.com/2021/10/18/politics/colin-powell-dies/index.html

WTF? $AAPL took down a Quran app and a Bible app in China on the request of Chinese officials

Apple told the BBC that Chinese officials had complained that the Quran and Bible apps broke laws on hosting illegal religious texts. — Read on http://www.msn.com/en-us/money/other/apple-took-down-a-quran-app-and-a-bible-app-in-china-on-the-request-of-chinese-officials/ar-AAPyNqz PC Take: And people still think China doesn’t have Apple by the balls? Guess again.

From the Desk of Liberty Veritas…

Numbers and polls that should be a wake up call for everyone. On Wednesday the AP reported the following: “…The U.S government said Wednesday it expects households to see their heating bills jump as much as 54% compared to last winter” CNBC reported the following: “Oil prices are up more than 65% this year soContinue reading “From the Desk of Liberty Veritas…”

First They Drop the Stock with an Unsubstantiated Bullshit Rumor. Then Say, “Our Bad”

(Bloomberg Businessweek) — The havoc besetting global trade is lapping at the feet of Apple Inc. $AAPL The world’s most valuable company looks set to cut production targets for its new flagship smartphone, the iPhone 13, by 10 million units, Bloomberg News reported on Tuesday. — Read on http://www.bloombergquint.com/onweb/the-global-chip-crisis-is-a-blip-for-mighty-apple Papi Chulo’s Take: It’s time toContinue reading “First They Drop the Stock with an Unsubstantiated Bullshit Rumor. Then Say, “Our Bad””

Skilled Cat reiterates Jakks Pacific $JAKK on a Green Xmas…

– Company underlying business is undervalued. – Channel checks indicate Licensed and Organic brands are seeing strength. – At least two companies are circling the company with take-out talks in the high 20s. – Management won’t entertain an offer unless it’s significantly higher. – Supply chain intact. Management are grizzled operators and veterans of industryContinue reading “Skilled Cat reiterates Jakks Pacific $JAKK on a Green Xmas…”

“An Unidentified Source Told Bloomberg?”

I, Victor Castrol, an identified source, is telling you what Tim Cook will say on the earnings call, or sooner, at the keynote. “Like every iPhone before this, we have a supply/demand imbalance that we are working hard daily to correct. We attribute that to the fact that customer satisfaction for the entire line isContinue reading ““An Unidentified Source Told Bloomberg?””

‘I have threesomes with God and I’m having the best sex of my life’ OnlyFans star Nita Marie tells This Morning

ONLYFANS star Nita Marie has told This Morning that she’s having “the best sex of her life” thanks to her “threesomes with God”.It comes after t — Read on http://www.the-sun.com/entertainment/tv/3833485/threesomes-god-sex-onlyfans-nita-marie-this-morning/ PC Take – Why stop at just God? Call Jesus, Moses and the Apostles.

Philly Fans Arrested for Having Sex at Eagles-Panthers Game

If you’re sick of watching people get arrested for fighting at sporting events, two Philadelphia Eagles fans were reprimanded for a more pleasurable act. — Read on http://www.mediaite.com/sports/watch-philly-fans-get-arrested-for-having-sex-in-bathroom-stall-during-eagles-panthers-game/ PC Take – The Eagles suck so bad, fans are fucking in the bathroom to entertain themselves.

Geomagnetic storm warning as solar flare expected to directly hit Earth today | Science & Tech News | Sky News

An alert was published by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration which warned the geomagnetic storm could cause power grid fluctuations with voltage alarms at higher latitudes, where the Earth is more exposed. — Read on news.sky.com/story/geomagnetic-storm-warning-as-solar-flare-expected-to-directly-hit-earth-today-12431243 PC – Um, did someone bury the lede?