Costa's Corner

Peter Costa
Commentary about markets, the economy and life in general
Created 29 Jan 2021
  • A Trend is Developing
    01 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Before the three liberals that read my Substack ask to be removed from my mailing list, I just want to say, I feel for you guys. You have bought into an ideology that could possibly work and be benefi...
  • Not This Again...
    29 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Once again, we are witnessing another outbreak of some variant from Covid 19. As if the Delta variant didn’t do enough, we now are seeing the possible development of Omnicron. So little is known about...
  • Time to Give Thanks
    24 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 2
    With Thanksgiving coming up I have decided to do something a little more positive with my Wednesday column. I decided to do something we should be doing every day and that is giving thanks. You don’t ...
  • Back on Track
    22 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    For the last few weeks I have been ranting about some political nonsense or the other without keeping to my stated goals of writing interesting, thought provoking Substacks. Well that little digressio...
  • Once Again, Something a Little Different
    19 Nov 2021 • 6 min read
    After just finishing Season Two of Ted Lasso on AppleTV, I was struck by several things; One, the show was incredible. Two, after each episode I felt good. Three, I was emotionally invested in a comed...
  • Want Proof, Heres Proof
    17 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 2
    No, this is not proof of who shot Kennedy but proof that real live inflation is higher than the data suggests. I usually try not to get too far into the weeds on things as you well know. I throw ideas...
  • Running Scared
    15 Nov 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    The title of this column could definitely lead me down a multitude of rabbit holes but since it’s Monday, I will try to keep it contained and discuss how businesses have been running scared. Even thou...
  • Defining Things is a Tricky Business
    08 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    So, President Biden will probably sign his infrastructure spending bill at some point this week. Nice work I suppose if you you believe it was all about infrastructure. I, for one, don’t. The Progress...
  • And The Winners Are...
    03 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Not the Progressive left, thats for sure. Typically, the election after the Presidential election is hyper-localized and media, be it right or left, try to make some sort of grand declaration about th...
  • Election Day 2021
    02 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 0 1
    This is a special edition of my Substack and like my opinion on Socialism, this is intractable. Get out and vote. It is a right that was granted to every legal citizen in this country by the Constitut...
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