The Daily Dose: Don't Lay Idle in This Freakish Market

Man, I tell ya, I looked under every rock over the weekend in an effort to get a little bearish into the beginning of the slow post-earnings-season news cycle -- a time when stores get fabricated and appear out of thin air.

I even dug back into the July employment report, with the goal of uncovering something, anything new to wave in the face of the muscular bulls. Alas, I came up empty. All I found were the same tired reasons that the market has chosen to ignore for years -- a persistently elevated underemployment rate, a lack of summer gigs for teens, people leaving the workforce and awful wages and workweeks. What a waste of time and effort this was. I could have been tweeting, instead, in pursuit of garnering 10,000 followers by year-end....424 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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