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2021-07-31 -Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
'Inflation Storm' Looms as Expectations Hit 13-Year High, Consumer Sentiment Sinks
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Posted by Fred 2021-07-31 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [10796 views ]  Top

#1 Keep up with the inflation talk, people will not buy what they don't need; required - food, shelter, clothing, fuel for homes/transport, water and electricity.
After that, its all elective or emergency (medical) spending. Good Luck trying to 'revive' the economy.
Posted by Ebbirt Snore7983 2021-07-31 11:11||   2021-07-31 11:11|| Front Page Top

#2 Talk? They see it every time they fill up or go to the grocery store. It's the 'ruling' caste who have others do it for them that don't personally experience that enlightening. It's easy for them to shift from Whole Foods to Kroger. For those using Walmart there often is no shifting. It's easy for them to put off facing the impact once a month when the credit card bill comes. It's another when all you have is what treasury notes remaining in your wallet each an every time you make a purchase.
Posted by Procopius2k 2021-07-31 11:39||   2021-07-31 11:39|| Front Page Top

#3 Diesel is up $1.00 from two weeks ago.
Posted by Skidmark 2021-07-31 19:07||   2021-07-31 19:07|| Front Page Top

#4 It's only a "transitory" price increase. You'll see.
Posted by Besoeker 2021-07-31 19:27||   2021-07-31 19:27|| Front Page Top

#5 well put P2K
Posted by Chris 2021-07-31 20:46||   2021-07-31 20:46|| Front Page Top

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