“You might think that we have been living in a post-bubble world since the collapse in 2006 of the biggest-ever worldwide real-estate bubble and the end of a major worldwide stock-market bubble the following year. But talk of bubbles keeps reappearing — new or continuing housing bubbles in many countries, a new global stock-market bubble, a long-term bond-market bubble in the United States and other countries, an oil-price bubble, a gold bubble, and so on.”‘Bubbles Forever’: irrational exuberance wants a ‘new, new normal’
Yes, bubbles are forever, bouncing around our brains. Until the next crash. Then, denial, our brain hibernates ... erasing the pain, losses ... memory’s suppressed ... the next bubble mania heats up ... like now, a new virus spreads, metastasizing ... feasting on bullish market news, short-term profits ... a new addiction, disease, virus takes over the brain ... exploding into a neurological social-media experience ... consuming America’s collective brain ... slowly climbing a new wall of worry ... building to a new critical mass, a new flash point, then ignition.
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